A Brookfield resident has been hospitalized for treatment of burns sustained in a weekend house fire. Brookfield Volunteer Fire Company was dispatched to Candlewood Lake Road Saturday night and found the home fully involved in flames.
Candlewood Fire Company provided additional water and hand lines. Mutual Aid was provided by Stony Hill Volunteer Fire Company and the Germantown Volunteer Fire with tankers and crew. The fire was bought under control in 30 minutes.
The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Brookfield Fire Marshal’s office. There were no injuries to fire personnel.
Brookfield Police Department provided assistance with scene and traffic control. Brookfield Public Works responded to provide ice control due to the freezing temperatures and water on the street from operations.