NEW INFORMATION: House under construction total loss after fire

(WEAU) - A house that was under construction is a total loss.

That's according to the Cadott Fire Department. It says construction crews had left the home on 20th Avenue south of Cadott minutes before they were called out to the fire. Crews responded around 5:15 p.m.

No one was inside at the time of the fire, and no one was hurt.

Firefighters are trying to figure out what caused it.

Crews also responded from Boyd and the Chippewa Fire District.


(WEAU) – We are on the scene of a structure fire in Chippewa County.
Our photographer Duane Wolter says the fire is on 20th Avenue about 4 miles south of Cadott. He says the Chippewa County Sheriff's Department is blocking traffic at County Highway XX and 20th Ave.

A deputy says it is a house fire.

As we find out more, we’ll post it here on and we’ll have the latest on WEAU 13 News at Ten.

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