Car Flipped Over on I-43

Vehicles on northbound I-43 diverted to North Port Washington Road.

A car traveling northbound on Interstate 43 near County Line Road is turned on its side, limiting northbound traffic. Officers are diverting traffic from northbound I-43 onto North Port Washington Road.

"While it was out of traffic, all three lanes were closed to allow for the equipment necessary to extricate the occupants," according to the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office.

The video above shows the immense number of cars working their way off the highway. Mequon Fire Department was on scene as of 2 p.m. to help get the occupants of the vehicle out, and flip the vehicle back over — though it is not yet known whether injuries were suffered in the crash.

Stayed tuned to Fox Point-Bayside Patch as we will update with additional details as they become available.


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