GREEN BAY AREA REGIONAL NEWS: Brown County

Cattle truck tips over on I-43 in Green Bay, trapping cows inside

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – Multiple cows were trapped inside a cattle trailer after the driver overturned when his dog jumped into his lap and then the vehicle tipped over.

The incident happened on the I-43 ramp near University Avenue in Green Bay, and according to officials, the ramp was closed for almost three hours.

Authorities say the driver’s dog jumped onto his lap which caused the driver to overturn his truck, which resulted in the truck tipping over. There was no information on if any of the cows were injured.

Another trailer assisted in removing the cows from the scene..

Green Bay Police says the area is cleared, but road construction is planned and closures remain.

Local 5 will update this story if more information becomes available.

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