SUN PRAIRIE: ONE YEAR LATER
A WKOW TV 27 News special presentation looking back on the stories of heroism and resilience that began with the deadly explosion July 10, 2018 in Sun Prairie and continues
A group of Sun Prairie residents has filed a civil suit to recover losses they say they incurred during the gas main explosion a year ago that killed a firefighter and leveled a large portion of downtown.
RECOVERY AND REBUILDING
Viewer discretion advised: Sun Prairie officials have released police dash cam video of the moment a gas main exploded July 10 in downtown Sun Prairie.
Among the hours of dash cam video released Thursday by Sun Prairie police, are dramatic images of first responders reacting in the moments after a gas main exploded downtown July 10, killed firefighter Capt. Cory Barr and injuring two others.
There are mixed feelings from at least one business owner in Sun Prairie over the findings of the investigation into the deadly explosion that killed firefighter Cory Barr and injured several others in July.
Three civil lawsuits have been filed Thursday in relation to the deadly explosion in Sun Prairie this past July.
Sun Prairie officials Thursday announced the results of their criminal investigation into the blast July 10 that killed businessman and firefighter Capt. Cory Barr, injured fellow firefighter Ryan Welch, and damaged numerous buildings.
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Sun Prairie is celebrating the end of downtown reconstruction following the deadly gas main explosion last July.
In the months since, Fire Chief Christopher Garrison said the Sun Prairie fire department has seen an unprecedented number of volunteers signing up.
Captain Cory Barr, the hero who died in the gas leak explosion in downtown Sun Prairie in July, will be honored at the Badger football game on Saturday.
A contractor failed to mark a natural gas line that was hit, leading to the July explosion in downtown Sun Prairie according to a search warrant obtained by the Wisconsin State Journal.