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Freeway reopens after crash on I-41/94 southbound

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Posted at 11:53 AM, Aug 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-26 18:03:38-04

MILWAUKEE — UPDATE: Interstate 41/94 southbound has reopened at the Mitchell Interchange after a semi-truck overturned, according to police.

The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a major crash, causing traffic to be backed up for miles.

Interstate 41/94 southbound is closed at the Mitchell Interchange because of a rollover crash involving a tow truck and a semi-truck, according to police.

The driver of the tow truck has been transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Authorities are redirecting traffic to go west on I-43/894

Police estimate that the backup could last well into rush hour traffic this evening. Find alternate routes here.

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