MILWAUKEE — A fire at a Milwaukee apartment has killed two children and injured an adult.
Deputy Milwaukee Fire Chief David Votsis says firefighters were called to a unit at the Woodlands apartments on Milwaukee’s northwest side just after 5 a.m. Sunday.
The Milwaukee County medical examiner’s office says two children — a 2-year-old girl and a 4-year-old boy — were found dead in the fire.
The Journal Sentinel reports an adult suffered burns and was taken to a hospital.
The complex was evacuated as firefighters fought the blaze. One apartment was destroyed.
Names of the victims were not immediately released. The cause remains under investigation.