Culvert failure prompts closure of Hwy 89 in Jefferson Count - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

UPDATE: Culvert failure prompts closure of Hwy 89 in Jefferson County

LAKE MILLS (WKOW) -- The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says Highway 89 in Lake Mills is closed until further notice due to culvert failure near the intersection of S. Main and Water Street. 
State highway through traffic is detoured using County V, B and Q.  The detour route is posted for a 40-ton weight limit.
WisDOT encourages large commercial vehicles to use WIS 26 as an alternate route.

As of 6 p.m. Friday, the D.O.T. says the closure is now classified as a long term event. Anyone looking for updates can check 511.
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