I-39 now open after semi gets wedged under overpass

UPDATE (WKOW) -- The Wisconsin State Patrol says I-39 is back open near U.S. 51/STH 73 after a semi got wedged under an overpass.

The accident closed the northbound lanes for about seven hours. Just before 8:00 a.m., all lanes were reopened as the semi truck was finally removed from the scene.


EDGERTON (WKOW) -- Part of the interstate is shut down because a semi truck got wedged under an overpass.

Wisconsin State Patrol says the incident happened around 1:05 a.m. on I-39/90 at U.S. 51/State Trunk Highway 73. That's north of Edgerton and south of Albion.

All northbound lanes are closed at this time. Authorities say traffic is getting through on the shoulder, but expect delays if you're traveling in that direction.

The Wisconsin State Patrol tells 27 News there are no injuries in the accident. 

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