HATLEY, Wis. (WSAU) -- Investigators are still looking into the cause of a fire that caused extensive damage to a home near Hatley Monday.
The house at 4535 Highway 153 in the Town of Reid was called in by Marathon County Highway Department workers, who were in the area at around 2:00 p.m.
The house has smoke, heat, and fire damage. The house is a mobile home with additions, and several layers of ceilings complicated firefighting efforts.
The cause is still unknown, but it is believed to have started in the living room.
Nobody was home at the time.
Hatley firefighters had assistance from the Rosholt Fire Department.