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Incident Report for Case #2018-00000000

Incident Type


Incident Date

08/20/2018 - 11:17 PM


West Side of Madison


The following is from the Mayor's office:

We wanted to keep you updated that City workers from Streets, Traffic Engineering, Metro, Engineering, Police and Fire are all out this evening assisting motorists and individuals as rain continues to fall.  There are additional road closures on the City's west side including a large portion of University Avenue, including near University Hospital,  multiple intersections at Schroeder Road, Chapel Hill and Regis,  areas of Marty Road and others.  There are dozens of reports of stalled vehicles and stranded motorists.  Officials continue  to urge people to stay home and not venture out.


Fire Department personnel are being called to homes which are experiencing flooding as well.


Tow trucks are out but are inundated.  Some vehicles are being towed to the West Towne Mall Parking lot.

Released 08/21/2018 at 1:50 AM by Sgt. Ryan Gibson

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.