DOT: Multiple Accidents Force I-39 Closed Near Knowlton
For the City-Times
Officials from the Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation say all northbound lanes of I-39/ U.S. 51 are closed at County C near Knowlton.
Several car accidents, caused by 6 inches of snow received Tuesday, are to blame.
A press released from the DOT advises motorists to avoid traveling “unless absolutely necessary”.
That section of I-39 affected by the closure is located inside Marathon County, and is expected to last at least two more hours. Northbound traffic is being rerouted on County DB and Hwy 34.