Rusk County Family Business Suffers "Total Loss" Following NYE Fire

posted Jan 2, 2020, 5:56 AM by News Room
Thursday January 2, 2020- A Rusk County family business suffers a "total loss" following a New Years Eve fire. The Ladysmith Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 8:20p on New Year's Eve at Haas Sons Inc. Redi Mix plant on Highway 27 North of Ladysmith in the Town of Flambeau. Upon their arrival the structure was fully engulfed in flame. The structure is considered a total loss along with its contents including two cement trucks and an end loader. No injuries were reported. The Ladysmith Fire department was assisted by the Bruce and Sheldon Fire Departments in battling the blaze which took more than four hours to subdue. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.