Basement fire displaces five

File photo. (WLUK/Gabrielle Mays)

GREEN BAY (WLUK) Five people were displaced by an early morning basement fire.

Green Bay Metro Fire Department says they were called to a structure fire at 918 Heyrman St in Green Bay around 6:45 Thursday.

Fire crews found heavy smoke from all sides of the residence and fire coming out a rear basement window.

Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire within minutes.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Damage to the house is estimated around $50,000.

The residence are being assisted by the Red Cross.

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