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Date and Time of Event: 09/01/2016
Type of Event: BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION
Location of Event: COUNTY HIGHWAY X, TOWN OF LAFAYETTE, CHIPPEWA COUNTY
Agencies Involved: CHIPPEWA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE – CHIPPEWA COUNTY HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT
Details of Event: The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office is reminding the public the County Highway X bridge construction is nearing completion. The Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to be patient and stay away from the construction area until completion. There are many dangers in the area associated with the construction. The project crew have reported individual(s) trespassing in the construction area. The construction crew understands the public’s interest with the progress of the construction but are concerned individual(s) are putting themselves in danger entering the construction area.
The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office will be monitoring the construction area. The individual(s) who are trespassing on the construction area will have law enforcement action taken, including a citation for trespassing and/or arrest.
Authority: Sheriff James L Kowalczyk