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Multiple semis overturned in Milwaukee County causing road closures

Posted: 8:58 AM, Jan 11, 2020
Updated: 2020-01-11 09:58:20-05
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The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office is responding to multiple overturned semis throughout the freeway system in Milwaukee County since early Saturday.

Our first report of a weather related crash occurred about 6:15 a.m. when a semi-tailor overturned in the Zoo interchange causing a major backup. Authorities reported another semi-truck crash shortly after, causing a full freeway closure of I-41/US 45 North at Mayfair Road about 7:30 a.m. Saturday.

Authorities have requested that motorists stay off of the roadway until the road conditions improve.

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