Highways Closed in Ashland and Superior

By KBJR News 1

Highways Closed in Ashland and Superior

February 29, 2012 Updated Feb 29, 2012 at 1:49 PM CST

Ashland & Superior, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) --- Parts of Highway 2 and WIS 13 in Ashland, WI and parts of Highway 53 in Superior, WI have been closed due to poor weather conditions.

Both lanes of Highway 2 between WIS 112 and WIS 13 in Ashland, WI has been closed because of the blowing snow.

Also, WIS 13 is closed because of a semi accident.

Both lanes of Highway 53 in Superior, WI between Belknap Street and E 31st Street has been closed off because of the snowy weather conditions.

Officials are warning to not travel during the snow storm. However, if you have to drive on the roads in Superior, officials are asking you to take the snow emergency route from East 23nd St. then west on 31st Ave. East, north on E. 5th St. to 18th Ave. E., turn left on 18th Ave. E/N. 28th St. to Hammond Ave.

Snow is expected to keep falling throughout Wednesday and into Thursday across the Northland.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns

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