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Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 6:48 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways 50 and D in Bristol. UPDATE 6:50 a.m. — Fire unit on scene reports that everyone appears to be out of vehicles. Eastbound inside lane being shut down by a deputy. UPDATE 6:54 a.m. — Deputy […]

Units responding for alarm in Silver Lake

At about 1:53 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of an alarm at a home in the 100 block of Eastwood Drive in Silver Lake. Per dispatch: This is a carbon monoxide alarm.

UPDATE: Hazardous material spill appears to be from equipment malfunction; roads open

A equipment malfunction appears to the reason for a spill that closed roads for about five hours in Western Kenosha County near the Kenosha-Racine County. Roads are now open and there is no longer any danger to the public, said a statement released by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department at about 4:15 p.m. From the […]

Units responding for fire in Randall

At about 8:45 p.m., Randall Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are on the scene of a confirmed structure fire in the 33400 block of 120th Street in Randall. Deputy on the scene reports home has been evacuated. Twin Lakes Fire Department and Town of Wheatland Fire Department units are also part of the initial […]

Salem Firefighter Association spaghetti dinner is April 30

Salem Firefighter Association will be hosting a spaghetti dinner on Sunday, April 30, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dinner will be held at Village of Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue Station No. 2, 8339 Antioch Road, Salem. The public is invited to eat spaghetti and tour the station. Cost will be $8 for adults, $5 for […]

Units responding for fire in Bassett

At about 8:52 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a report of a fire in the 34400 block of Bassett Road in Bassett. Per dispatch: Caller reporting an unattended fire.

Units responding for mutual aid to Pleasant Priaire

At about 5:30 p.m., Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue is activating a box alarm for assistance with a wild land search for an endangered person. Bristol Fire and Rescue and Somers Fire and Rescue are being requested to respond with ATVs. UPDATE — Kenosha County Scanner Facebook page is reporting that subject was found.

Deputies responding to crash in Paddock Lake

At about 12:45 p.m., sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 24300 block of Highway 50 in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles are involved.

Units responding to Salem Grade School for medical call

At about 12:20 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to Salem Grade School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is an adult male having chest pains.

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 8:22 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a student.

Twin Lakes to purchase SUV patrol vehicle

The Twin Lakes Village Board approved the purchase of a new patrol vehicle for the Police Department at its regular monthly meeting Monday night. The 2017 Ford Interceptor Utility SUV with all added equipment needed to serve as a patrol vehicle will cost $34,912. The village will be able to apply an insurance settlement of […]

Units responding to crash in Silver Lake

At about 4:46 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highway F and B in Silver Lake. UPDATE 4:47 p.m. — Deputy on the scene reports some injuries, but none appear to be serious.

2017 Town of Wheatland Fire Department Auxiliary Easter Egg Hunt coverage (PHOTOS)

The Town of Wheatland Fire Department Auxiliary Easter Egg Hunt took place Saturday morning at the fire station in New Munster. The weather was spectacular — warm and sunny. That made for excellent traction for all of the young egg hunters. All the hunters were lined up before the hunt by age group. This allowed […]

Units responding for crash in Salem Lakes

At about 9:20 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 28300 block of Highway 50 in Salem Lakes. Per dispatch: One vehicle rolled over in the ditch. One injury being reported. UPDATE 9:29 a.m. — Deputy requests tow truck.

Units responding for crash at Highways 75 and K

At about 3:50 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 75 and K along the Salem Lakes/Paddock Lake/Brighton border. Per radio transmissions: Three vehicles involved, two cars and a pickup truck. UPDATE about 4:30 p.m. — Salem Fire/Rescue units cleared the scene and […]

Pedestrian dies from injuries in crash in Randall; driver taken into custody

A pedestrian from Waukegan, Illinois died of his injuries after apparently being struck by a driver in Randall early Tuesday morning. Brian Engelhart, 38, was walking along the roadway in the 34000 block of 110th Street. When deputies arrived at the scene they found Engelhart with “injuries consistent with being struck by a vehicle,” a Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department […]

UPDATE: Identity of man who died in motorcycle crash released

The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department has released the identity of a man who died in a motorcycle crash Sunday in Randall. Sean Flosi, 41, of Twin Lakes, died in the crash, said a Sheriff’s Department statement released Wednesday. The crash occurred at about 4:30 p.m. in the 11700 block of Highway P. Flosi was ejected from […]

Units responding to park for medical call

At about 11:13 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to Schmalfeldt Park in Silver Lake for a medical call. Per dispatch: This call is for an intoxicated person.

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 3:45 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a cash int he 13100 block of Highway 142 in Paris. Per dispatch: One vehicle off the road. Driver is out of the vehicle. Vehicle may have hit a roadside pole. UPDATE about 3:50 p.m. — Deputy […]

UPDATE: Man dies in motorcycle crash in Randall

A Kenosha County man died in a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon in Randall. His identity has not yet been released. From a Sheriff’s Department media release: On 04/09/2017 at 4:37 P.M. Deputies were dispatched to a motorcycle crash in the 11700 block of County Highway P in the Town of Randall.  When they arrived they […]

One injured in accidental shooting at gun club

One person was injured in an accidental shooting at a shooting range in Bristol Saturday. A Sheriff’s Department statement said deputies and Bristol Fire and Rescue personnel responded at about 10:56 a.m. to a conservation club in the 21300 block of 85th Street in Bristol for a report of a subject injured after being accidentally shot. […]

Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes

At about 4:46 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department, Randall Fire Department, Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Richmond Fire Department units are responding to a report of a fire in the 1600 block of Wilmot Avenue in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: Incident is on an upper floor. Smoke reported. UPDATE about 4:53 p.m. — Twin […]

Units responding for second crash in Randall

At about 4:38 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash in the 11700 block of Highway P in Randall. Per dispatch: This is a motorcycle crash. UPDATE 4:40 p.m. — Twin Lakes Police officer on the scene reports one patient. […]

Units responding for burning in Silver Lake

At about 8:27 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burnind in the 100 block of East North Water Street in Silver Lake. Per dispatch: Large bonfire reported. UPDATE 8:31 p.m. — Deputy on scene and investigating. Reports a small backyard fire.

Units responding for fire in Twin Lakes

At about 3:33 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to the 100 block of South Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes for a report of a fire. Per dispatch: Caller reports a bus is on fire. UPDATE 3:35 p.m. — Personnel at scene reports fire is out.

Units responding for investigation in Silver Lake

At about 8:33 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units are responding to the 700 block of Glenwood Drive in Silver Lake. Per dispatch: Caller reports a strong smell of gas in a basement. Occupants are evacuating the residence.

Units responding to crash in Twin Lakes

At about 4:12 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding for a report of a crash on Highway O in Twin Lakes. Per dispatch: One lane of the road is blocked. UPDATE about 4:18 p.m. — Police officers reporting no injuries. Tow truck requested for one vehicle.

Units responding for crash on I-94

At about 5:33 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 12700 block of southbound lanes  I-94. UPDATE about 5:48 p.m. — Deputy requests tow truck for one vehicle. UPDATE about 5:55 p.m. — Deputy requests tow truck for another vehicle.

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 8:18 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 100 block of the southbound lanes of I-94. Per dispatch: Involved vehicle partially blocking off ramp. May have suffered a suspension failure.

UPDATE: Train crash causing extended crossing closures; no injuries or spills

A crash involving a semi-tractor trailer and a train Tuesday afternoon in Trevor will be blocking crossings in the area for an extended period, a Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department media release says. The release also confirms that no one was injured in the incident and there were no hazardous spills from the train. Town of Salem […]

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