UPDATE: Cause of Wausau Fire was Electrical

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

Eleven people are without a home after a duplex fire in Wausau.

It happened Monday morning just after 6:30 a.m. on the 1000 block of Emter Street.

The Wausau fire department says no one was hurt.

Investigators say the fire was accidental. They says the home is about 100-years-old and the home had been updated with improper circuit breakers and fuses causing the fire.

The damage was confined to the chimney, nearby walls and ceiling.

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