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Units responding for crash in Wheatland

At about 1:51 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 about the 31600 block of Highway 50. UPDATE 1:54 p.m. — Per dispatch: Scene is in the eastbound lanes just after the bridge over the Fox River. UPDATE 1:55 p.m. […]

Units responding for crash along Racine-Kenosha County border

At about 10:40 p.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 18400 block of Highway KR along the Kenosha-Racine County border. Per dispatch: Two vehicles. People involved may be out of their vehicles and fighting. UPDATE 10:47 p.m. — Scene under control enough for […]

Units responding for grass fire in Bristol

At about 12:11 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a grass fire in the 7700 block of 120th Avenue (West Frontage Road) in Bristol. Per dispatch. Grass in fire in an open lot was reported by a caller. UPDATE 12:17 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports […]

Units responding for fire in Slades Corners

At about 10:17 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’d deputies are responding for a report of a possible fire at Highways P and 50 in Slades Corners. Per dispatch: Caller reports a large tree may be on fire. UPDATE 10:22 p.m. — Wheatland FD units being held in quarters.

Dive team responding to Racine County

At about 7:10 p.m., Kenosha County Dive Team is being asked to respond to Wind Lake in Racine County. A search for a possible drowning victim is being conducted there. Kenosha County is being asked to respond with five divers. UPDATE 6:30 a.m., July 30 — Kenosha County Dive Team being requested to respond again […]

Units responding for person struck by boat in Twin Lakes

At about 5:15 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire and Rescue units are responding to Lance Park for a person struck by a boat. Per dispatch: Person who has leg lacerations was on Lake Mary when incident occured. Fire department responding with a boat. UPDATE 5:18 p.m. — Village police officer being taken out by Aquanut Ski […]

Units responding for fire in Brighton

At about 3:45 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of a fire in the 3300 block of 264th Avenue in Brighton. Per dispatch: Caller reports a manure pile appears to be on fire.

Victims in Bristol plane crash identified

The two victims in the fatal plane crash in Bristol last weekend have been positively identified, the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department has announced. The pilot of the plane has been identified as William Lester Lanman, 69, of Louisville, Kentucky.  Lanman was a US Army Veteran and long time pilot. The passenger in the plane has been […]

Units responding for crash in Wheatland

At about 4:28 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies responding to a crash in the 4600 block of Highway 83-north in Wheatland. Per dispatch: Three or four vehicles may be involved. Flames and smoke reported coming from a convertible. A minivan is on its roof. UPDATE 4:32 p.m. […]

Units responding for fire in Salem

At about 3:38 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible fire in a home in the 23400 block of 81st Street in Salem. Per dispatch: Caller is reporting a large fire on top of a stove. UPDATE 3:42 p.m. — Dispatch reports to […]

Two die in plane crash in Bristol; identities of victims undetermined

Two men were found dead in the wreckage of a plane crash found in Bristol Sunday afternoon. The identities of the two crash victims has not been determined yet, said Sgt. Dan Ruth, Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department spokesman. The plane, a Zenith CH601XL, was reported missing and was last known to be heading to the EAA (Experimental Aircraft […]

Units responding for alarm in Camp Lake

At about 9:32 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to an alarm at a residence in the 26100 block of 103rd Street in Camp Lake.

Units responding for gas line break in Brighton

At 10:11 a.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a gas main break i the 4200 block of 232nd Avenue in Brighton. Per dispatch: Construction crew hit a gas line. Hissing can be heard. gas company has also been notified.

Units responding for possible vehicle fire in Randall

At about 3:51 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of a possible vehicle fire in the 38800 block of 93rd Street in Randall. Per dispatch: A lot of smoke coming from vehicle but no flames seen. UPDATE 3:55 p.m. — Deputy in area not finding the incident. […]

Units reaponding for gas leak in Twin Lakes

At about 2:21 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department and village police officers are responding to Lake Street in Twin Lakes for a report of a possible gas leak. UPDATE 2:24 p.m. — Police officer on the scene reports that leakis from a buried line struck with a hand tool.

Units responding for smoking van in Wheatland

At about 12:28 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units along with sheriff’s deputies are responding for a report of a van with smoke coming from it in the 8000 block of 352nd Avenue in Wheatland. UPDATE 12:31 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports that smoke was from a brake fire […]

Units responding for burning in Salem

At about 5:28 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of burning in the 26800 block of 109th Street.

Local fire departments responding for mutual aid to Lyons

At about 5:16 p.m., local fire departments are responding for mutual aid to the Lyons Fire Department for a structure fire in the 3200 block of Via Cassio in Lyons. Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Fire Department are being requested to respond with tenders (tankers) to the scene.

Units responding for fire alarm in Twin Lakes

At about 2:30 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department units and a village police officer are responding for an activated fire alarm in the 2100 block of East Lakeshore Drive in Twin Lakes. UPDATE 2:35 p.m. — Per dispatch: Alarm company called to cancel. They believe this is a false alarm caused by work going on […]

Units responding to gas line break in Randall

At about 9:19 a.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a report of a gas line break at 3418th Avenue and 117th Street in Randall. Per dispatch: Gas line was struck by a contractor. UPDATE 9:20 a.m. — Silver Lake Rescue Squad now responding and Twin Lakes Rescue standing down.

Units responding for investigation in Wheatland

At 4:55 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for an investigation in a mobile home park on 45th Street in Wheartland. Per dispatch: A caller reported a loud noise and smoke. UPDATE 4:57 p.m. — Deputies on scene report no smoke or flames. UPDATE […]

Bristol FD responding for mutual aid

At about 10:54 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding for mutual aid to the northbound lanes of I-94 at Russell Road. Per dispatch: Bristol is being requested to respond with a squad for a crash. UPDATE 10:56 a.m. — Mutual aid request cancelled by Newport Fire Department. Bristol units returning to quarters.

Units responding for crash in Silver Lake

At about 1:01 p.m., Silver Lake Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 29400 block of Silver Lake Road in Silver Lake. Per dispatch: Two vehicles involved; at least one person reporting chest pain.

Units responding for mutual aid to Pleasant Prairie FD

At about 5:25 p.m., units from local fire departments are responding for mutual aid to the Pleasant Prairie Fire Department for a structure fire in the 9500 block of East Frontage Road in Pleasant Prairie. The following departments are requested to respond with the following equipment: Kenosha Fire Department and Bristol Fire and Rescue with […]

Units responding to county park for medical call

At about 3:50 p.m. Randall fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue Squad units are responding to a medical call at KD County Park in Randall.

Units responding for second sparking wire in Bristol

At about 9:23 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding for another sparking wire report, this time in the 20600 block of 116th Street in Bristol. UPDATE 9:35 p.m. — Nothing spotted yet by deputy or fire department. UPDATE 9:40 p.m. — Fire department returning to quarters.

Units responding for sparking wire in Bristol

At about 8:05 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a sparking wire in the 8600 block of 184th Avenue (Highway D) in Bristol. UPDATE 8:12 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports that a trees appears to be on fire. UPDATE 8:37 p.m. — Deputy reports to […]

Silver Lake to buy new radios and pagers for Silver Lake FD

The Silver Lake Village Board approved spending as much as $28,000 on new pagers, portable radios and handheld radios for the Silver Lake Fire Department. The action was approved by a 3-1 vote. Trustee Carolyn Dodge voted against the motion. Trustees Pat Dunn, Roger Johnson and Daniel Withers were absent. After objections arose to just […]

Units responding for alarm at Church in Bristol

At 11:58 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to a supervisory alarm at a church in the 10200 block of 136th Avenue in Bristol.

Units responding for crash in Salem

At about 7:30 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue Squad units are responding to a report of a crash at Highways 50 and B in Salem. Per dispatch: Two cars involved. One person reporting injuries. Vehicles are pulled off in the eastbound lanes.

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