Gushing Water Causes Shutoffs in LaCrosse

HydrantThe town of LaCrosse shut off water this weekend to the south side of the community.

A leak was caused when a fire hydrant was hit by a vehicle. Because of the severity of the leak, the Town of LaCrosse decided to shut off water to the area. According to information provide via social media, water was stopped south of Front Street and west of US 421.

The amount of water prompted a recommendation to avoid Indiana street in LaCrosse.

Limitations on water usage have also been removed in the community. The water tower is being replenished now that the hydrant leak has been stopped. LaCrosse officials said they would provide information as it becomes available.