Family Escapes House Fire in Wisconsin

By KBJR News 1

Credit: Peggy Kman

Family Escapes House Fire in Wisconsin

January 18, 2012 Updated Jan 19, 2012 at 11:15 AM CDT

Iron River, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) - A number of fire departments are on the scene of a structure fire in Iron River Wisconsin Wednesday night.

The fire broke out earlier Wednesday evening at a home along McCarry Lake Rd.

Fire officials tell us the family living there heard popping noises and was able to escape without getting hurt.

An ambulance took one of the family members to the hospital after they suffered from smoke inhalation.

Officials say the fire started in the back bedroom of the home.

No word on what lead to the fire.

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