5 displaced by fire in home near 23rd and Locust

MILWAUKEE — Five people were displaced by a fire on Milwaukee’s north side.

It happened around 6:40 a.m. near 23rd and Locust.

Officials with the Milwaukee Fire Department said it started on the second floor of a home in the area, and then spread to the attic.


Two adults and three children were in the home at the time.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.