Images by Tim Olk of Newport Township FPD’s 4-Alarm house fire in Wadsworth on McIntosh Court.
This is from West of the I in Kenosha County:
The search for John Spoor, 66, of McHenry, Ill. will continue Thursday on Silver Lake.
Here is the latest statement from Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department spokesman Sgt. Bill Beth:
The search for Mr. Spoor will continue today on the waters of Silver Lake. Incident Command is Silver Lake Fire Chief Allison Draeger. At this point the plan for the search is to first check the shoreline areas and then resume the sonar search of the deep waters. Search teams are expecting assistance from cadaver dogs today as well. Agencies involved in the search today are the Wisconsin DNR, Kenosha Sheriff’s Department Marine Unit, Village of Silver Lake Fire Department, Town of Salem Fire Department, and Town of Randall Fire Department.
Spoor was reported missing by family on Tuesday. His unoccupied boat was found on Silver Lake, along with his vehicle in the village.
Fire department and law enforcement personnel searched for Spoor from about 10:30 p.m., Tuesday until 2 a.m. Wednesday and then resumed searching from 8 a.m. to about 8 p.m. Wednesday.
UPDATE 1:55 p.m. — County Dive Teams members toned out to respond to the Silver Lake village boat launch, non-emergency response.
Images from Tim Olk:
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Images from Tim Olk of the new 4,500-gallon Oshkosh Striker for 6-5-10 at O’Hare
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Tim Olk submitted images from the burn down in Libertyville of a barn that was on the property of the former Lake County Forest Preserve District building at 2000 N. Milwaukee Avenue.
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Due to all the grease, oil, and other fluids, everyone needs new gear and the hose was left there
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Images from Tim Olk of the 3-11 Alarm fire at 6308 S. Halsted (8-27-14).
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