Two adults and three children are safe after an Onalaska
housefire late last night.
A police officer helped the family escape the burning
It happened around midnight on the 400-block of fourth
An Onalaska police officer tells news eight.
a fellow officer on patrol noticed smoke coming from
pounded on the front door.
and later helped three children and one of the adults
escape through a window in the back of the home.
The house sustained heavy smoke, fire, and water damage.
The fire is under investigation.