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News: Semi-truck fire blocks multiple lanes on I-41 NB near Mount Pleasant

by | Jan 6, 2022 | News

RACINE COUNTY, WI — A semi-truck caught fire Thursday afternoon, closing three right lanes on Interstate 41 near Mount Pleasant, according to 511 Wisconsin.

The incident was initially reported on the northbound interstate near Wisconsin Highway 20 at 1:36 p.m.

Shortly before 2:00 p.m., authorities updated to say the crash had impacted northbound lanes after Highway C, or Spring Street.

By 2:50 p.m., the closure had been downgraded to two right lanes, with delays remaining back to WIS-20.

No other information has been provided on the circumstances behind the event.

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