EDGERTON (WKOW) -- Traffic returned to normal overnight on I-39 near Edgerton after a semi rear-ended another semi Wednesday evening.
According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, the first semi pulled over onto the right shoulder, but was 1 foot 4 inches over the fog line in the right lane of traffic. The second semi, heading northbound in the right lane, crashed into the trailer of the first and pushed it forward, causing a block in traffic by both vehicles.
The Janesville Police Department was on the scene and said the crash backed up traffic for hours. I-39 North/I-90 West was reopened at 12:35 a.m. Thursday morning.
The driver of the second semi, 28-year-old Adam Holm, was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the first semi, 24-year-old Sergio Atilano, was unharmed.
EDGERTON (WKOW) -- Wisconsin State Patrol troopers are redirecting drivers around a crash on Interstate 39 northbound near Edgerton.
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