UPDATE: Occupants safe after house fire on Wausau's north side - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

UPDATE: Occupants safe after house fire on Wausau's north side

WAUSAU (WAOW) -- Initial investigation details are being released about a house fire on Wausau's north side, Wednesday morning.

Tom Pooch, Wausau Fire Department, says they believe that a lamp in the basement may have started the fire. The fire then ignited the east side of the home and worked through the attic.

The house is located on Chicago Ave and 3rd Street.

Newsline 9's Natalie Sparacio says she saw smoke billowing from the house when she arrived on scene and all occupants were safe outside.

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WAUSAU (WAOW) -- The Wausau Fire Department confirms a working house fire on Wausau's north side.

Officials say the house is located on Chicago Ave. Crews from the Wausau Fire Department are responding.

Newsline 9's Natalie Sparacio is on the scene. Stay tuned to WAOW.com for developments on this story.

Online Reporter: Kelsi Schindler

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