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4 departments respond to morning silo fire
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NEW GLARUS - Four fire departments responded to a silo fire at about 10:15 a.m. Monday at N8867 County J.New Glarus firefighters were called to the scene at about 10:15 a.m., Fire Chief Dave Anderson said. The Monroe Fire Department brought out a ladder truck at about 10:30 a.m., and Blanchardville and Monticello fire departments brought extra tankers to the scene at about 11:15 a.m.Anderson said the silage in the silo fermented and caught fire. He said silo fires fairly common.