UPDATE: Clean up continues after diesel tanker truck rollover
ROTHSCHILD (WAOW) -- The Rothschild Police Department reports that a truck driver suffered only minor injured after rolling a tanker truck filled with diesel fuel early Friday morning. He was taken to St. Clare's hospital in Weston.
The accident happened around 5:30 a.m. in the Northbound lane of U.S. Highway 51 near County Highway XX.
The Marathon County Sheriff's Department closed down the highway so the Spill Response Unit could clean up the accident including leaked diesel fuel.
The Department of Transportation said that it could take up to 8 hours to clean up the site.