UPDATE: WIS 186 Open after Wood Co. Fire

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

WIS 186 is now open to traffic after emergency crews responded to a structure fire near Auburndale around 2:30 Saturday afternoon.

Authorities had the south bound lane blocked off as they extinguished flames near Elm Road.

No injuries were reported during the fire.
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Fire and emergency crews have blocked off the south bound lanes of WIS 186 due to a structure fire near Auburndale.

It happened around 2:30 pm Saturday afternoon. Dispatchers say the fire is at a farm and live stock are present. Fire crews from Arpin, Vesper, and Richfield are responding, trying to get the flames under control.

Wood County Sheriff's Deputies are also helping fight the fire. Traffic is being rerouted near Elm Road near Auburndale. Authorities believe the south bound lane will be closed for at least 2 hours.

We'll have more on this developing story as more information is released.


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