GREEN BAY AREA REGIONAL NEWS: Brown County

UPDATE: Garage fire in Green Bay leaves 5 without a home, investigation underway

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TUESDAY, 4/27/2021 7:41 p.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – Green Bay Metro Fire Department has released more information regarding a garage fire that spread into the house Tuesday around 3:55 p.m.

Green Bay Fire was dispatched to the 1000 block of Heyrman Street for a report of a garage fire. Crews found heavy fire coming from the garage area and heavy smoke coming from the house. They used several handlines to knock down the fire from the outside.

Due to the fire, five people are without a home. The estimated dollar loss is $175,000 and the Green Bay Fire Marshal Office is investigating the garage fire.

UPDATE: Fire in Green Bay leaves garage a complete loss, extensive damage to home

TUESDAY, 4/27/2021 5:37 p.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – No one was hurt but there is extensive damage to a home after a fire on Green Bay’s east side.

According to Battalion Chief Drew Spielman, they responded to a garage fire that had extended into the house. There is extensive damage to the home and the garage is destroyed.

Spielman says they were able to knock the fire down within 10 minutes of arriving.

Original Story: Crews respond to fire on Green Bay’s east side, situation unknown

TUESDAY, 4/27/2021, 04:36 p.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – Green Bay Metro Fire Department are currently responding to a fire in the 100 block of Heyrman Street.

According to our Local 5 photographer at the scene, the fire appears to be in or around the garage area. Local 5 has reached out to officials but have not yet heard back.

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