Victims of Sun Prairie explosion sue contractors tied to July incident

SUN PRAIRIE -- Two people directly impacted or injured as a result of the Sun Prairie explosion are now suing contractors involved in the July 10 explosion, according to our news partners at

Abigail Barr, wife of Capt. Cory Barr, filed a wrongful death lawsuit on Thursday, Dec. 20, according to online court records. Barr was killed in the July explosion.

Firefighter Ryan Welch also filed a personal injury lawsuit against the contractors, according to court records. Welch was severely injured in the July explosion.