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Units responding for crash in Wheatland

At about 2:05 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 6700 block of 400th Avenue (Highway P) in Wheatland. Per dispatch: Multiple vehicles involved. UPDATE 2:16 p.m. — Traffic on 400th Avenue being blocked by deputies in both directions. […]

Units responding for crash in Wheatland

At about 4:38 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highway 50 and Highway 83-north in Wheatland. Per dispatch: A vehicle has struck a pole. There is one person injured. UPDATE 4:41 p.m. — Deputy reports a light standard is down and […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 4:16 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 50 and 75 (Brass Ball Corners) in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved. UPDATE 4:20 p.m. — Salem F/R command on the scene confirms two vehicles involved and they are blocking […]

Units responding for investigation in Silver Lake

At about 3:45 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to investigate a reported strong smell of gas in the area of Second Street and Lake Street in Silver Lake. UPDATE 4 p.m. — Units clearing the scene and returning to quarters.

Units responding for tree fire in Trevor

At about 2:33 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a fire on the 27000 block of 115th St. in Trevor. Per dispatch: A tree has fallen on a power line and tree is now on fire.

Identity of fatal car fire victim released

The identity of a man who died in a car fire in New Munster Friday has been released. Paul H. Hoffman, 64, of Burlington, died of burn injury and smoke inhalation, said a media release from the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department. Hoffman’s pickup was reported on fire in the parking lot of the store where […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 4:52.p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Wilmot Union High school for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 17-year-old male who injured a knee while playing soccer.

Units responding for vehicle fire in New Munster

At about 7:55 a.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to the 6500 block of 352nd Avenue in New Munster for a vehicle fire. UPDATE about 7:58 a.m. — Deputy on scene reports vehicle is a pick-up truck and it is fully engulfed in flames. UPDATE […]

Units responding for crash on I-94

At about 10:59 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the southbound lanes for I-94 near Highway KR. Per dispatch: At least one injury being reported. Vehicle reportedly hit the median wall. UPDATE 11:01 a.m. — Union Grove Fire Department also responding. Racine County […]

Units responding for medical call at Bristol School

At about 12:50 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to Bristol School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is having an allergic reaction.

Intruder call at Central HS a false alarm

At about 11:45 a.m., a sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to Central High School to respond to a 911 call from a staff member. Per dispatch: A call had been received from a staff member that an announcement had been made that there was an intruder in the school, but that was followed with an announcement that it was […]

Westosha Lakes Church-Twin Lakes Back the Badge Sunday coverage (PHOTOS VIDEO)

The daily sacrifice of emergency workers was remembered and honored at Westosha Lakes Church, Twin Lakes campus Sunday. The church held a Back the Badge Sunday, the 15th anniversary of the World Trade Center attack, to give recognition and thanks to police officers and firefighters. The event took place at the church’s regular worship location in Twin […]

Units responding to crash along state line

At about 5 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash along the state line. Per transmissions from the scene, a van has been found along the side of the road rolled over, but there is no driver present. UPDATE 5:06 p.m. — Fire personnel and deputies are […]

Units responding for alarm in Paris

At about 3:26 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to the 20400 block of 45th Street in Paris for a supervisory alarm. UPDATE 3:38 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports no visible signs of fire from outside. UPDATE 3:57 p.m. –Fire units have returned to quarters.

Units responding for gas line break in Trevor

At about 7:47 a.m., Town of salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a gas line break in the 11400 block of 232nd Avenue in Trevor. Per dispatch: Contractor has hit a gas line.

Local fire department responding to Ill. for mutual aid

At about 12:38 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue is responding for mutual aid to the Gurnee Fire Department. Per dispatch: Gurnee is fighting a grass fire in the 800 block of Almond. Salem F/R is being asked to respond with an ambulance.

Deputy responding for road hazard in Powers Lake

At about 3:05 p.m., a sheriff’s deputy is responding to a report of a tree branch in the roadway in the 8500 block of 406th Avenue in Powers Lake.

Units responding for crash along Paris-Bristol border

At about 2:40 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a crash in the 12500 block of Highway K (60th Street) along the Paris-Bristol border. Per dispatch: Vehicle may be rolled over. UPDATE 2:49 p.m. — Fire units arriving on scene reports a single vehicle on its […]

Units responding to crash in Bristol

At about 10:19 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a crash in the 13500 block of Highway Q in Bristol. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved.

Units responding to crash in Randall

At about 10:15 p.m. Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and Randall Fire Department units along with sheriff’s deputies and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to a report of a crash in the 12500 block of Richmond Road in Randall. Per dispatch: A car and a pick-up truck involved with two injuries being reported.

Units responding for crash in Wheatland

At about 4:51 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash in the 7200 block of 314th Avenue in Wheatland. Per dispatch: Crash involves two ATVs. At least one injury being reported.

Units responding to crash along Brighton-Salem border

At about 1:26 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a crash at Highways B and K along the Brighton-Salem border. UPDATE 1:32 p.m. — Fire unit arriving at scene reports minor damage to involved vehicles.

Units responding for alarm in Voltz Lake

At about 8:26 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding for a supervisory alarm at a home in the 22800 block of 118th Street in Voltz Lake. UPDATE 8:27 p.m. — Dispatch says alarm company reports person on the scene reports this is a false alarm. Response continuing to confirm.

UPDATE: Man injured trying to rescue cats from house fire in Twin Lakes

The Twin Lakes Police department issued the following media release regarding a fire in the village Wednesday afternoon: On Wednesday (Note: Day corrected from original release. — DH), August 24, 2016 at approximately 12:17 pm. Twin Lakes Police were dispatched to 1714 Sunset Dr, Twin Lakes, WI for a residential structure fire. The house was fully engulfed […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 7:02 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Newport Fire Department units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways Q and U in Bristol. Per dispatch: One person reporting an injury.

Bristol increases rates for emergency medical services

For the first time since 2010 the Bristol Village Board increased what it will charge patients for delivering emergency medical services. The new rates were presented at Monday’s Village Board meeting by village administrator Randy Kerkman and Bristol Fire & Rescue Chief John Niederer. The Village Board approved the change unanimously. Kerkman said the rates have […]

Units responding for fire in Paris

At about 12:13 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a car fire in the 21400 block of Highway NN in Paris. UPDATE 7:19 p.m. — Paris Chief Roland Iwen shared some more information about this incident at the Town Board meeting Tuesday night. He said the […]

Two injured in crash in Bristol

Two people were injured with one transported by helicopter to a hospital as the result of a crash in Bristol Sunday. From a media release from Bristol Fire & Rescue: At 1807 hours (6:07 p.m.) on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016 the Bristol Fire & Rescue Department and Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to State Highway 50 and State […]

Units responding for crash along Brighton-Salem border

At about 12:04 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash at Highways K and B along the Brighton-Salem border. Crash involves a car and a truck. A vehicle may be rolled over.

Units responding for crash in Twin Lakes

At about 4:40 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue and Twin Lakes Police officers are responding to the 200 block of North Lake Avenue in Twin Lakes for a report of a crash. Per dispatch: Two vehicles may be involved. Injuries unknown. UPDATE 4:43 p.m. — TLPD officer reports to dispatch that someone involved in the crash […]

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