INDEPENDENCE, Wisconsin (WXOW) - A house fire in Independence blocks traffic on a state highway on Wednesday.
Traffic was stopped for about two hours Wednesday morning along Highway 93 due to a house fire.
Flames broke out in a two-story house along the highway.
The fire chief says it started in the kitchen. Most of the damage was confined to that area but the rest of the home had smoke damage.
No one was home at the time. No word yet on the cause of the fire.
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