THURSDAY 1/6/2022 3:54 p.m.
MANITOWOC, Wis. (WFRV) – The Wisconsin Department of Transportation announced that southbound I-43 has reopened after closing due to the removal of an overturned semi.
According to officials, I-43 southbound from USH 151 to CTH C in Manitowoc County has reopened for travel.
The highway initially closed due to crews trying to remove a sem that had overturned in the ditch earlier in the week.
Original Story: Authorities close I-43 SB in Manitowoc County for one hour to remove overturned semi
THURSDAY 1/6/2022 12:36 p.m.
MANITOWOC, Wis. (WFRV) – An overturned semi is getting removed from the ditch of I-43 southbound in Manitowoc County, so the highway will be closed for an hour.
According to the Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Office, I-43 southbound from USH 151 to CTH C in Manitowoc County will be closed for around one hour.
Emergency crews are reportedly removing an overturned semi from I-43 and Carstens Lake Road.
Officials say the detour route is USH 151 south of STH 42 then East on CTH C to I-43.
No more information was provided, Local 5 will update this story as more information is released.