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Highways in Wisconsin close due to heavy storms

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Overnight in parts of eastern Wisconsin, severe storms blew through leaving flooding and torn power lines behind. These storms caused heavy flooding on lanes of U.S. 41 and Hwy. 21 this morning.

The flooding led to both southbound and northbound lanes of U.S. 41 being shut down to passing cars for a stretch of six miles in Winnebago County. Approximately four inches of rain accumulated in several eastern counties overnight. Western Wisconsin was also hit with storms that caused power outages, and trees to be uprooted.

These storms are expected to reappear throughout the state today, bringing more rain and possibly hail. Commuters traveling to work this morning in Wisconsin have been advised of the roadway conditions, and are asked to stay alert while they are operating their vehicles.

Please contact the Waukesha car accident lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier, S.C. by calling 800-242-2874 if you or someone you know has been injured in a motor vehicle collision.