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Car crash in Portage Co. closes down highway


UPDATE: According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, both lanes of HWY 54 are shut down at 90th street.

Wisconsin Highway Patrol is on the scene.

The DOT recommends an alternate route at this time. If you are heading west, take 90th street southbound to Washington. Take Washington westbound to County HWY U. Then take County HWY U northbound back to 54. Reverse these directions for eastbound traffic.

The DOT estimates cleanup time will take an hour.



PORTAGE COUNTY (WAOW) -- Crews are heading to the intersection of HWY 54 and 90th street in Portage County, between Wisconsin Rapids and Plover, following a car crash.

According to Portage County Dispatch, there is 1 possible injury.

Stay with for updates on this developing story.

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