Dump Truck Chase/Rollover Shuts Down Hwy 29

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

UPDATE: Tuesday, May 27th, 2014 - 3:45 p.m.

A 26-year-old Manitowoc man is being treated at the hospital after the dump truck he was driving rolled on Hwy 29 Tuesday.

The Shawano County Sheriff's Department says they got a call of a reckless driver just before 2:00 p.m. The vehicle was described as a dump truck. Just before deputies pulled over the dump truck it rolled near Witt-Morr Townline Rd. Deputies say the entire westbound lanes of Hwy 29 were blocked.

Deputies say the road remains closed for inspection.

The crash is under investigation.

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Part of Highway 29 in Shawano County - near Wittenberg - is shutdown after a semi rolled. The Wisconsin DOT says the westbound lanes are blocked near Hwy 29 and Witt-Morr. Crews are expecting the closures to last until 4 p.m. Tuesday.

Please avoid the area if possible.


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