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Mathy truck fires being investigated

Brad Williams



Police and firefighters in Onalaska are still looking into how several semi-tractors caught fire at Mathy Construction early Friday morning. 

The four semis that received extensive damage were all parked near a building at the Mathy location on Commercial Court in Onalaska. 

The building also received minor damage.     

A native of Prairie du Chien, Brad graduated from UW - La Crosse and has worked in radio news for more than 30 years, mostly in the La Crosse area. He regularly covers local courts and city and county government. Brad produces the features "Yesterday in La Crosse" and "What's Buried on Brad's Desk." He also writes the website "Triviazoids," which finds odd connections between events that happen on a certain date, and he writes and performs with the local comedy group Heart of La Crosse. Brad been featured on several national TV programs because of his memory skills.