We have some breaking news because of heavy overnight
Right now in Vernon county near Victory.
crews are at the scene of a mudslide that pushed a
house onto highway 35.
The house is destroyed.
It's not known if anyone was in the house at the time.
Crews are waiting for the power company to remove
before starting to search.
- Mobile home park evacuated in De Soto
- Hwy 35 from De Soto to Victory closed
- High water on Viroqua Main St.
- Clark Co.
State of Emergency
- Hwy 56 near Viola closed
- Lake Neshonoc dam release
Also in Vernon County overnight.
a mobile home park in De Soto had to be evacuated
because of flooding.
Nobody was hurt.
Highway 35 from De Soto to Victory is shut-down....
and fire departments across vernon county were sent
out to check for flooding problems.
and potentially stranded people.
A state of emergency has been declared in Clark county.
where flooding is affecting dozens of roads.
In Richland county.
highway 56 near Viola is closed.
In La Crosse county.
dam operators on Lake Neshonic let some of the water
out of the lake late last night in anticipation of
Highway 1-0-8 is still closed between County 'C' and
County 'T' because of high water near West Salem.
It was shut down *yesterday*.
because of heavy rain Tuesday into Wednesday.
Also in La Crosse County.
a mudslide on County Road T-A near Mindoro knocked
out a powerline.
Other mudslides and damaged roads were reported throughout
We've seen lots of storms this summer.
Thsi one particualryl was difficult for La Crosse
county,w e've escaped some of thsoe heavier rainfalls
this summer, they've kind of gone aroudn us, this
one dumped right on us.
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COOR., LA CROSSE COUNTY
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