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Units responding for investigation in Bristol

At about 2:29 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units are responding to the 15600 block of 75th Street in Bristol for an investigation. Per dispatch: Smoke has been reported in the area. UPDATE 2:32 p.m. — Dispatch reports that a business in the area has a permit to conduct a burn today. UPDATE 2:23 p.m. […]

Units responding for investigation in Silver Lake

At about 9:10 p.m., Silver Lake Fire Department and Silver Lake Rescue units and a Silver Lake Police officer are responding to a Northwater and Second for an investigation. Per dispatch: Caller reporting a burning rubber smell. UPDATE 9:17 p.m. — Police officer on the scene reports to dispatch a slight smell in the area, […]

Units responding for crash in Paris

At about 8:15 a.m., Paris Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a motorcycle down near the intersection of Highways K and D in Paris. UPDATE 8:23 a.m. — Fire units being told to stand down.

Units responding to Kenosha County Center for medical call

At about 4:19 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to the Kenosha County Center, Highways 50 and 45 in Bristol, for a medical call. Per dispatch: The 59-year-old patient is in a car in the parking lot and experiencing an unknown medical problem.

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 3:32 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff”s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 16200 block of Highway K in Bristol. UPDATE 3:35 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports to dispatch that crash involves a single vehicle with one occupant, who is reporting leg pain. Vehicle is off […]

Units responding for crash in Bristol

At about 5:55 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 14800 block of Highway K in Bristol. Per dispatch: A single vehicle spun out and is now off the road. Driver reporting some injuries. UPDATE 6:01 p.m. — Deputy on the scene reports to […]

Units responding for garage fire in Bristol

At about 10:13 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Paris Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue units are responding to a report of a garage fire in the 20100 block of 63rd Street in Bristol. UPDATE 10:15 p.m. — Per dispatch: Deputy at scene says truck inside the attached garage appears to be […]

Silver Lake FD to still respond without chief

Though their latest chief has resigned, members of the Silver Lake Fire Department are still committed to responding to calls and will be toned out when appropriate, village Trustee Roger Johnson said Wednesday night. SLFD Chief David Kordecki resigned via letter earlier this week. He was appointed chief by the Village Board on June 18. Kordecki […]

Units responding to smoke in house in Camp Lake

At 3:47 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of smoke in a house in the 27100 block of 99th Street in Camp Lake. UPDATE 3:55 p.m. — Per dispatch: First fire units report no signs of fire showing from exterior. UPDATE 4:12 p.m. — Deputy reports to dispatch […]

Salem Town Board approves thermal image camera purchase

Purchasing a thermal imaging camera for one of the Town of Salem Fire/Rescue engines was approved by the Salem Town Board Monday. The camera will cost $9,895 and replace a 15-year-old unit. The price represents a close out special discount from the original price of $17,901, said Fire Chief David “Mike” Slover. The cameras are used […]

Units responding for alarm in Salem

At about 6:19 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue and Silver Lake Rescue units along with sheriff’s deputies are responding for a fire alarm in teh 28100 block of 75th Street in Salem. UPDATE 6:20 p.m. – Per dispatch: Security company says alarm was triggered by cooking. UPDATE 6:29 p.m. — All Salem units returning to quarters.

Units responding to fire in Twin Lakes

At about 1:29 p.m., Twin Lakes Fire Department and Randall Fire Department are responding to a report of a possible structure fire in the 500 block of Lakeview Avenue in Twin Lakes. Per Twin Lakes PD dispatch: Report was called in by a neighbor to home. UPDATE 1:33 p.m. — Town of Wheatland Fire Department […]

Units responding for crash in Paddock Lake

At about 6:40 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash in the 24100 block of 75th Street (Highway 50) in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: This may be a vehicle vs. pedestrian incident. UPDATE 6:47 p.m. — Fire unit arriving on the scene reports crash is […]

Units responding to fire alarm in Randall

At about 9:28 a.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding for a report of a fire alarm in the 9200 block of 392nd Avenue in Randall.

Units responding for smoke in building in Salem

At 1:06 p.m., Silver Lake Fire Department, Silver Lake Rescue and Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units (all stations) are responding to a report of smoke in a building in the 8300 block of Fox River Road in Salem. Per dispatch: Smoke is in an out building behind a home. No flames seen, but smoke and a […]

Identity of man in Brighton ATV crash released

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has released the identity of the man who died in an ATV crash last week in Brighton. James Slater, 56, of Salem, was the man who died in the crash, said DNR Warden Jason Roberts. According to the DNR, “the victim was found deceased on the roadway by a motorist. It […]

Units responding to crash on I-94

At about 10:17 a.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue, Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue and Kenosha Fire Department units are responding to a report of a crash on I-94 near Highway 50. UPDATE 10:18 a.m. — Per dispatch: Sheriff’s Department already on scene. Patient has a hand laceration. Scene is actually on the exit ramp.

Units responding for crash in Salem

At about 8:27 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a car off the road in the 26200 block of Highway AH in Salem. Per dispatch: Car may have also hit a pole.

Units responding to vehicle fire in Trevor

At about 1:35 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a vehicle fire at 286th Avenue and Highway C in Trevor. UPDATE 1:50 p.m. — Fire units returning to quarters.

Units responding to crash in Wheatland

At about 11:54 a.m., Silver Lake Rescue and sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a bicyclist who has crashed near Highways JI and W in Wheatland.

Units responding for crash in Wheatland

At about 9:05 a.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units along with sheriff’s deputies are responding to a report of a crash near 60th Street and 396th Avenue in Wheatland. Per dispatch: Crash involves a vehicle and a bicyclist, who was wearing a helmet. One patient reporting head and back injuries. […]

Units responding for investigation in Bristol

At about 9:01 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue is responding to the area of Highways C and MB in Bristol for an investigation. Per dispatch: A passerby has reported a fire along the road.

Units responding for brush fire in Randall

At about 1:02 p.m., Randall Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to a report of a brush fire in the 36800 block of Highway Z in Randall. Per dispatch: Several callers have reported this apparently unattended fire along the north ditch line. UPDATE 1:12 P.M. — Randall firefighters on the scene but not finding […]

Units responding for crash on I-94

At about 7:09 p.m., Bristol Fire and Rescue and Pleasant Prairie Fire and Rescue units are responding to a crash on I-94. Per dispatch: Scene is located north of the Highway 165 interchange in the southbound lanes.

Units responding for car fire in Paddock Lake

At about 4:50 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding for a car fire in a parking lot in the 25300 block of 75th Street (Highway 50) in Paddock Lake. Per dispatch: Flames were seen under the car, which is now unoccupied. UPDATE 4:51 p.m. — Fire unit on scene reports […]

Man dies in ATV crash in Brighton

A 56-year-old Salem man died in an ATV crash in Brighton Tuesday afternoon. The man is not being identified yet, said Department of Natural Resources Warden Jason Roberts. While the incident is still under investigation, Roberts said it appears the man was operating the ATV alongside the road and then came onto the roadway. The […]

Silver Lake FD puts second engine back in service

The Silver Lake Fire Department has its second engine back in service, SLFD Chief Dave Kordecki announced late Tuesday. New tires were installed on the engine Tuesday. That means the department now has new tires on both engines and the department’s tender (tanker) truck. The engine restored to service Tuesday is the department’s second due engine and […]

Units responding for crash in Brighton

At about 3:59 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and sheriff’s deputies are responding to Highways NN and EW in Brighton for a report of a crash. Per dispatch: Crash involves an ATV and a caller reports there appear to be injuries to the ATV driver. Crash scene is on Highway NN just west of the […]

Units responding to tree fire in Cross Lake area

At about 9:43 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units are responding to a report of tree on a wire and possibly on fire in the 23500 block of 124th Street in the Cross Lake neighborhood.

Units responding for tree down in Salem

At 6:20 p.m., Town of Salem Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a report of a tree down in the 27800 block of Silver Lake Road in Salem. Per dispatch: Caller reports that tree is on a power line and lights in their house are flickering.

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