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AUTHORITIES: Overturned semi closes eastbound lanes on Highway 29 in Chippewa Co.

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Courtesy: 511 Wisconsin Courtesy: 511 Wisconsin

Chippewa County (WQOW) - An overturned semi may have affected your commute home from work.

It happened at the Highway 53 and 29 Interchange around 3 p.m. Monday. Officials told News 18 that the semi, which was transporting hay, overturned blocking the right lane. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation reports that eastbound traffic was closed. 

Officials said no one was injured.


Posted Sept. 11, 2017 at 4:08 p.m.:

Chippewa County (WQOW) - Emergency crews are on scene of an overturned semi carrying bales of hay, according to a tweet from 511 Wisconsin.

The tweet also stated Highway 29 eastbound at U.S. 53 in Chippewa County is closed at this hour.

News 18 has a reporter on scene. We'll bring you the latest updates on-air and online as they become available.

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