Brookfield Volunteer Fire Company says all line officers were at headquarters on Wednesday for their monthly meeting, adding to a quick response to a report of smoke in a Candlewood Lake Road home. The fire was located in the area of the clothes dryer in the basement. While at the scene, a car fire was reported about half a mile south on Candlewood Lake Road. A Brookfield Police Officer with a fire extinguisher, and later on the crew from Germantown, were able to extinguish the flames.
Brookfield firefighters extinguish nearby basement, car fires