All lanes of I-43 reopened at Silver Spring Dr. after closure Tuesday
MILWAUKEE - All lanes of NB and SB I-43 are now reopened after being closed due to a utility emergency. We Energies was on scene working to remove wires in the road are removed.
The closure happened in Glendale near Silver Spring Drive. The Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation said it could be closed for around two hours, but it took less than that to remove the wires from the road.
According to Fran McLaughlin with the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, the closure was due to wires on the freeway resulting from semi vs. motorcycle crash that happened around 8:40 a.m. Tuesday. There were no injuries reported in the crash.