WIS 35 To Stay Closed Until Water Recedes

By KBJR News 1

WIS 35 To Stay Closed Until Water Recedes

August 2, 2011 Updated Aug 3, 2011 at 12:47 PM CDT

Superior, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) WIS 35 in Douglas County is expected to remain closed for at least the next 24 hours, or until the water recedes.

Heavy rains Monday flooded a section of the highway early this morning. Both the north and southbound lanes of the highway are closed near County T.

Motorists traveling north on WIS 35 will be diverted at County T to US 53 and southbound traffic should take County C to US 53.

Road closure information can also be found by calling 5-1-1 or visiting 555wi.gov.

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