Man And Cat Safe After Fire In Lamartine

(Lamartine) A Lamartine man and his cat were displaced after a minor fire incident at their home Sunday night.  Fire crews responded to W8826 Hwy 23 in the Town of Lamartine to reports of smoke coming from the basement. 

Homeowner Dennis Stahmann along with his cat were able to exit the building safely with no injuries sustained.  The residence sustained smoke and minor fire damage.  The blaze remains under investigation.