Truck carrying 40,000 pounds of corn overturns on Milwaukee interstate

Truck carrying 40,000 pounds of corn overturns on Milwaukee interstate

It’s corn!

A semi-truck carrying 40,000 kilos of corn overturned on a Wisconsin interstate Thursday night time, inflicting visitors on all southbound lanes to shut.

Wisconsin authorities alerted the general public at 8:52 pm native time to make use of warning if touring on Interstate 41 because the truck was obstructing a number of lanes.

“TRAFFIC ALERT: Please train warning within the space of S/B I-41 @ Florist Ave., the place an overturned semi carrying 40,000 kilos of corn is obstructing lanes 2 and three,” the Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Workplace mentioned.

An replace over an hour after the preliminary alert famous that each one southbound lanes have been closed down as cleanup crews tried to clear the wreck.

Interstate 41 connects Milwaukee with Inexperienced Bay by touring west of Lake Winnebago.

The truck was carrying near 40,000 kilos of corn when it overturned Thursday night time.Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Workplace

The unidentified driver of the tractor-trailer suffered minor accidents within the crash. There have been no reviews of any corn spillage onto the roadway.

A trigger for the turnover has not been launched because the investigation is ongoing, in response to police.

Thursday’s truck rollover comes a day after a tractor-trailer flipped over a guardrail onto Interstate 287 in Westchester County, NY, killing the driving force.

Final Saturday, robust winds flipped over a semi-truck on the Golden Gate Bridge, forcing authorities to close down each side of the long-lasting California landmark to wash up the crash.

In early December, one other truck in California rolled over an overpass and landed on a separate automotive crash.

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