Fire tears through trucking company building in Green County

Photo credit: Joseph Kohn


UPDATE (WKOW) -- While the fire was extinguished about 8:30 p.m. officials say the area is still very much an active scene as firefighters have stayed on site to deal with hot spots and debris. 

According to Monroe Fire Department Chief Dan Smits, the blaze started at a large trucking company's building northeast of Monroe a little after 6:00 p.m. 

Neighbors say it was where the company stored some of the trucks.  

Smits says nobody was hurt.

The chief says the fire department called in help from about two dozen other agencies.

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MONROE (WKOW) -- Green County fire officials say they're on the scene of a two-alarm fire on State Highway FF.  The Monroe Fire Department confirms to Channel 27 News that responders on on the scene of a structure fire at W5467 Highway FF.

The scene is reportedly the home of a large trucking company building. 

No one has been injured. 

Officials say 25 different responding agencies have been called in to help. 


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