KAUKAUNA (NBC 26) — Rose Hill Road and I-41 southbound in Outagamie County will remain closed until damage assessment is complete after a dump truck struck the overpass.
This is the second time that a dump truck has hit this overpass, the first was reported in June when a truck got stuck underneath the overpass, causing road closures.
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation released that the southbound lanes on I-41 between Freedom Road and WIS 55 in Outagamie County were closed for 'several hours' after a dump truck hit the Rose Hill Road Bridge over I-41 this afternoon.
The Vandenbroek Kaukauna Fire Department released photos on their Facebook page of the scene.
WisDOT has provided an alternate route for motorists while the roads are closed for damage assessment. Southbound I-41 traffic should take I-41 to WIS 55/ Delanglade Street, take WIS 55/Delanglade Street south to County OO/Hyland Avenue. Take County OO/Hyland Avenue west to WIS 441. Follow WIS 441 north to I-41.
Information as to when the roads will be back open can be found at 511wi.gov.