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Firefighters put out large blaze near 22nd and Grant in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — Authorities responded to a second-alarm fire near South 22nd and Grant Streets in Milwaukee Friday evening, Aug. 9.

The call to officials came in shortly before 7 p.m.

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Deputy Chief Joseph Hegeman Jr., with the Milwaukee Fire Department, said the heavy fire extended to a nearby home.

One person was inside but was able to escape without injury.

A dog was rescued from the fire; FOX6 News camera captured firefighters helping treat it.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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