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Madison home damaged by Wednesday night fire

Crews are responding to a fire Wednesday night at Hughes Road and Eastview Drive.

The fire was contained within 21 minutes.

Posted: Apr 7, 2021 8:19 PM
Updated: Apr 7, 2021 8:55 PM

UPDATE: The call about the fire came in at 7:40 p.m., and crews were at the scene in two minutes. They say the fire was mainly in the back, right side of the home.

There was no one in the home. Officials have not contacted the homeowners yet.

All City of Madison crews worked the fire, and it was contained within 21 minutes. There is significant damage to the back of the house.

The chief of the Madison Fire Department said around 8:45 p.m. that the road should be opened back up within 30 minutes.

From earlier:

Madison police say the public should avoid the area of Hughes Road and Eastview Drive Wednesday night due to a structure fire.

The road is blocked, and police are diverting traffic. 

Stay with WAAY 31 on air and online for updates. 

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