BURNETT COUNTY -- One person and a dog were discovered deceased, and another person was taking to the hospital with severe burns, following a house fire in Grantsburg, WI, this morning, according to a press release from the Burnett County Sheriff’s Office.

Press Release

On February 3, 2023 at 9:23 a.m. a house fire was reported at 20976 Cemetery Rd in Anderson Township. The caller said that people were still in the home.

Grantsburg Fire, Frederic Fire, Cushing Fire, North Ambulance, Wisconsin DNR, Burnett County Emergency Management and the Burnett County Sheriff’s Office responded.

One person and a dog were found deceased. Another person was transported to the hospital with severe burns.

The home was a total loss.

The State Fire Marshal and Burnett County Medical Examiner were called in for investigation.

The Burnett County Sheriff’s Office would like to thank all those that responded.

Names will not be released at this time.

-- Per Sheriff Tracy Finch

Last Update: Feb 03, 2023 12:05 pm CST

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