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WIS 77 in Hurley open to traffic

May 3, 2013

WIS 77 (Silver Street) – between US 51 (Hurley) and the Michigan border – was reopened yesterday (May 2) afternoon, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

The bridge over the Montreal River had been closed as a safety precaution for approximately one day due to rising waters.

After the water levels receded and following a bridge inspection on May 2, bridge crews determined the bridge was safe to reopen.

Motorists can check Wisconsin 511 online for updates on highway conditions before traveling.

For more information, contact:
Communications Manager Kristin McHugh, WisDOT NC Region
(715) 421-8380, kristin.mchugh@dot.wi.gov

 

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