1 Man Dies in House Fire in Town of Ottawa

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

TOWN OF OTTAWA, Wis. (AP) -- One person has died and another was injured in a house fire in the Town of Ottawa.

The Waukesha County Sheriff's Department says the fire was reported around 1:15 a.m. Sunday. Investigators say the fire started in a bedroom and remained confined to that area of the house.

The name of the victim has not been released. He died at the scene. Another person was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries.

The cause remains under investigation.


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