Structure fire damages two residential units in Green Lake
Occupants able to exit on their own
GREEN LAKE, Wis. — The Green Lake County Sheriff’s Department dispatch received a call at 3:29 a.m. of a structure fire at 471 Meadowlark Lane Thursday.
According to a release, the occupants left the home on their own and were transported to Ripon Hospital because of the heavy smoke.
The other unit’s resident was not at home, but was located shortly afterward.
Fire departments from the City of Green Lake, Town of Brooklyn, City of Berlin and City of Princeton helped with the call. The Berlin Ambulance Service, members of Green Lake/Brooklyn First Responders, the City of Green Lake Police Department and the Green Lake County Sheriff’s Department assisted.
One firefighter was taken to the hospital for exhaustion symptoms and expected to be OK. One Green Lake City Police officer was treated at the scene for minor smoke inhalation.
Both units had heavy damage. The scene remains under investigation.
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