Fire crews respond to double house fire in Markesan


MARKESAN - A house fire in Green Lake County spread to the house next door keeping fire crews busy Saturday afternoon.

It happened just after 3:00 on West Manchester Street in Markesan.

Markesan fire officials say when they arrived, one house was completely on fire.

The fire impacted the house next to it causing severe damage.

Crews were on scene for about six hours.

Six adults and two children are displaced because of the blaze.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.