House fire in Barron County causes substantial damage

NEW AUBURN, Wis. (WEAU) – A house fire was reported in the town of New Auburn Monday morning and officials say the damage is substantial.

According to the Barron County Sheriff’s Office, a homeowner on the 200 block of 30th Street reported her house was on fire.

The Sheriff’s Department release says 45-year-old Tonia Morrison was transported to an Eau Claire hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The cause of the fire is being investigated.