Icy climatic conditions in Wisconsin have led to a pile-up involving greater than FORTY automobiles, leaving Interstate NINETY FOUR closed.
The State Patrol stated that freezing rain formed ice on the street surface between Menomonie and Black River Falls.
Ahead Of 6am on Thursday, a lorry lost regulate and reportedly slid in the crucial reservation close to Hixton.
Two vehicles have been stuck beneath the car that then set on fireplace.
The coincidence precipitated a chain of collisions and incidents in the tailback.
It had initially been reported that more than ONE HUNDRED cars have been concerned, but State Patrol Lieutenant Tim Weiberg has said the quantity was once in the direction of FORTY.
There we no fatalities and only minor accidents needed to be handled.
Each the eastbound and westbound lanes of the interstate are nonetheless closed as authorities work to clear the street.
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