Crash closes Highway 55 in Shawano County

Posted at 7:42 AM, Feb 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-01 09:29:12-05

One person is dead after a head on collision in Shawano County.

It happened on Highway 55 at Beauprey Rd. around 6:10 a.m. on Monday.

Both directions of Highway 55 remain closed at this time.

The following alternate route is recommended: NB traffic should go N on Engel Dr. to Industrial Dr., N to Richmond St., E back to WIS 55. Southbound traffic can reverse the directions.

According to the WI DOT, roads in that area were ice covered at the time.