(Update: 3:45p) -- Emergency Services of Barron County issued the following information:

At 2:30 on October 20th, a two-vehicle crash occurred in the southbound lanes of Hwy 53 at 26th Avenue. One driver was flown to Eau Claire, while the other driver was released. All lanes are open at this time.


(Update: 3:20p) -- The WisDOT State Traffic Operations Center is reporting that all lanes are now open.

  • Incident Type: Crash
  • County: BARRON
  • Nearest City: HAUGEN
  • On Highway: US 53 NB/SB
  • At Location: 26TH AVE
  • Incident Occurred: 10/20/2017 2:27 PM
  • Incident Cleared: 10/20/2017 3:21 PM

HAUGEN, Wis. -- The WisDOT State Traffic Operations Center is reporting that all northbound and southbound lanes on US 53 at 26th Ave are closed due to a traffic incident. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route to avoid delays.

  • Incident Type: Crash
  • County: BARRON
  • Nearest City: HAUGEN
  • On Highway: US 53 NB/SB
  • At Location: 26TH AVE
  • Lanes Affected: All Lanes Blocked (Both Directions)
  • Incident Occurred: 10/20/2017 2:27 PM
  • Estimated Duration: 2 Hours

It is unknown at this time if there are any injuries.

DrydenWire.com will update this post when more information is made available.


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