Two Power Stations BURNING in Madison, WI - EVACUATIONS ORDERED ! ! !

Two Power Stations BURNING in Madison, WI - EVACUATIONS ORDERED ! ! !

There is a large fire at the Madison Gas and Electric site on East Washington Avenue in Madison, and another at a sub-station in Ogg Hall. People are being warned to EVACUATE IMMEDIATELY!

The fire started round 7 a.m. on Friday. Officials do not know the cause. 

The fire has knocked out power to 13,000 MG&E customers. 


Madison firefighters are also responding to a second fire in the downtown area. This fire was reported at the substation located south of Ogg Hall.

The Truax Fire Dept. is providing Mutual Aid to the Madison Fire Department. 

The Madison Fire Department is also asking people to evacuate and avoid this second fire area.


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  • This commment is unpublished.
    Donald Foreman · 10 months ago
    Remember their is a heat wave every ones air conditioners are on.
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    BoldlyReady · 10 months ago
    AAAaaah Good ole Madison ....... I was working across the street in a building when the good ole socialist taught students of Madison blew up the building. Gee kinda dates me ........ha ha .......I used to have super 8 videos of the rioters and police going at it ........ I was there .............
    Half of Madison at that time were brain dead stupid socialists ......can imagine how many now.
    Madison had toooooo many socialist minded students from ??? EVERYWHERE !
    The good homebred farm kids were great people.......
    As with most colleges now , they are getting influenced by socialist BASTARDS from out of country and paid by the stupid BASTARD socialist politicals , from ???? ..........should be tarred and feather ......ahhhh tha good ole days....
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    Mike Fisch · 10 months ago
    More grey terror attacks on our electrical infrastructure. But who is doing it? Iran? Russia?
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    David Owens · 10 months ago
    Every time something happens from the U.S. to Iran, something catches on fire over here and blows up. Hmmm??? Sleepers are active and going a tit-for-tat; waiting til the all-go word to come. Once, is an accident. Twice, is coincidence. Three times is enemy action.