Rural Pardeeville home a total loss following Wednesday evening fire

PARDEEVILLE, Wis. — A rural Pardeeville home is considered a total loss following a fire Wednesday evening, the Pardeeville Fire Department said.

The fire broke out at a home on Warnke Road in the town of Scott. According to Pardeeville’s fire chief, when firefighters got to the scene they saw flames coming from the house.

It took roughly 30 to 45 minutes for firefighters to extinguish the blaze.

No one was home at the time and no injuries were reported, the fire department said.

News 3 Now spoke with the home’s resident off-camera, who said he was at work at the time the fire started. Friends are helping him with a place to stay for the time being.

Officials are still trying to determine what caused the fire.