Eau Claire (WQOW) – Eau Claire police say a truck hauling hazardous material has tipped on Highway 53 near Interstate 94.
Because of that, police say they are evacuating all homes and businesses within 1/3 mile radius of the crash.
That includes residences in the Gatehouse Drive and House Road area and businesses in the Bullis Farm Road area.
Eau Claire (WQOW) – A stretch of HWY 53 is closed this morning due to an accident according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.
All lanes on HWY 53 on a stretch from Golf Road to the I-94 interchange are closed.
No word on how long the closure will be in place.