EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (EAU CLAIRE POLICE DEPARTMENT NEWS RELEASE) - On August 27, 2013 at 11:33 PM, Eau Claire Police and Fire personnel were dispatched to a structure fire at the Oakwood Hills neighborhood park pavilion located at 4433 Oakwood Hills Pkwy. A short time later at 11:56 PM, Police and Fire personnel were dispatched to a second fire on Oak Knoll Dr. When emergency crews arrived at this fire, they discovered two jet skis engulfed in flames.
Both fires have been determined to be arson and appear to have been set by the same person(s).
These incidents are being investigated by the Eau Claire Police Department with the assistance of the State Fire Marshal’s Office and the Eau Claire Fire Department.
Anyone who might have seen anything suspicious in the area or has information relating to these fires is asked to call Detective Sergeant Mark Pieper with the Eau Claire Police Department Detective Division at 715-839-6217.