All lanes reopened on US 45

Jaclyn Brandt

All lanes reopened on US 45

CREATED Aug. 1, 2013 - UPDATED: Aug. 1, 2013

MILWAUKEE - The lane closure that had been causing delays on US 45 northbound have been cleared, and traffic has returned to normal.

Delays were being reported on US 45 northbound Thursday afternoon, at WIS 59/Greenfield Avenue.

According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, the delays were caused by construction and were in excess of three miles.

The location is also close to the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds, which opened Thursday.