Fire Destroys Downtown Fond du Lac Business
Photo: Image by Fond du Lac Fire Dept.
CREATED Jun. 8, 2013
FOND DU LAC, WI -- A firefighter is hurt and taken to the hospital after a fire that destroyed a business in downtown Fond du Lac.
The blaze broke out Friday night around 10:30 p.m. in the 100 Blk. of North Main Street.
Crews battled heavy smoke on the first and second floors, which caused severe damage to the contents and structure. There was no one inside at the time.
One other firefighter sustained minor smoke inhalation and was treated on the scene.
“This fire could have been much worse if not for the quick response of fire crews,” said Fire Chief Peter O’Leary.”
The cause of the fire is under investigation.