NEW INFORMATION: Summit St. fire causes $70K in damage

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EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- A fire in the 1000 block of Summit Street in Eau Claire caused an estimated $70,000 worth of damage, according to Eau Claire Fire and Rescue.

The fire broke out around 9:30 p.m. Friday night. When crews arrived, they found smoke and fire coming from the home. According to Eau Claire Fire and Rescue, the main body fire was knocked down; however, crews stayed on scene throughout the night to monitor conditions.

One person inside the home was treated on scene, and no other injuries were reported.

The fire is still under investigation.



EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Firefighters are on scene at a structure fire in the 1000 block of Summit Street in Eau Claire.

Crews responded around 9:30 p.m.

Our reporter on scene says there are several firetrucks on scene.

There are no details at this time as we have not been able to speak with law enforcement or fire crews in this developing situation.

Currently, Birch and Cochrane Streets are blocked.

We will provide more details as they become available.