76
      Saturday
      85 / 64
      Sunday
      90 / 70
      Monday
      81 / 71

      Fire damages to highway maintenance vehicles

      Sheriff’s officials say the fire caused more than $1 million damage to six heavy trucks, a front end loader and a skid steer. (Marathon County Sheriff's Department)
      Sheriff’s officials say the fire caused more than $1 million damage to six heavy trucks, a front end loader and a skid steer. (Marathon County Sheriff's Department)
      EDGAR, Wis. (AP) - Marathon County sheriff's officials say fire has caused more than $1 million in damage to county vehicles.A motorist reported smoke coming out of one of the county highway department's storage garages near Edgar early Friday.WSAW-TV reports the fire damaged six trucks, a front end loader and a skid steer.Damage is initially estimated at about $1.5 million, but the sheriff's office says that estimate is likely to change.Authorities are still trying to determine what caused the fire.