Cause of Antigo fire under investigation

Exteriors of home damaged by fire on Neva Road in Antigo. Feb. 25, 2020 (WSAW Photo)

ANTIGO, Wis. (WSAW) -- The cause of fire on Antigo’s northside remains under investigation.

The fire was reported around 1:15 p.m. at a business with an attached home at 1703 Neva Road. The property is across the road from Taco Bell/KFC.

Town of Antigo Fire Chief Mike Winski said the fire started in a backroom in the residence portion of the building. He said there is no reason to believe it is suspicious. He said the building was gutted and will likely be torn down.

No one was injured in the fire.

Crews left the scene around 5 p.m.