Ashland, WI (NNCNOW.com) One person is dead after a house fire in the City of Ashland over the weekend.
According to the Ashland Daily Press, fire officials arrived to home on 15th Ave. West around 5:30, Sunday morning.
When fire fighters arrived, the wood home was 75 percent engulfed in flames.
Fire also damaged a portion of a nearby garage on the property.
Efforts to put out the flames were complicated when a hydrant failed on a nearby Avenue.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
The name of the deceased has not been released, pending identification of the victim and notification of family members.