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US 151 back open at County T in Calumet Co.

Electric Power Lines
Electric Power Lines(Ethan Stein)
Published: Dec. 5, 2021 at 9:58 AM CST|Updated: Dec. 5, 2021 at 11:26 AM CST
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CHILTON, Wis. (WBAY) - UPDATE: Authorities say all lanes of US 151 are back open in Calumet County after downed power lines caused lanes to be closed.

According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, the lanes which were closed were located at County T near Chilton.

The lines were first reported to be down just after 9 a.m. Sunday. They were cleared at 11:17 a.m.

INITIAL REPORT: The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) is reporting temporary road closures on US 151 at County T.

Lanes in both directions are closed due to downed power lines. The incident is reported to have happened just after 9:00 a.m. Sunday near Chilton.

WisDOT says the Calumet County Sheriff’s Office deputies are expected to be on scene for at least the next two hours.

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