Drivers diverted: Semi fire closes all lanes of I-41/94 SB at Ryan Road

Semi fire on I-41/94 SB near Ryan Road

OAK CREEK — A semi fire on Sunday evening, December 10th shut down all lanes of I-41/94 SB at Ryan Road.

Officials with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation said the fire happened near Oakwood, at the Racine County line.

It happened around 7:00 p.m., and WisDOT officials estimated the closure would last for two hours.

The following detour route is in place: All traffic exits at Drexel Ave. Continue on Drexel Ave to S 27th/WIS 241. SB traffic rejoins I-41/94 at 7 1/2 Mile Rd.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. It’s unclear at this point whether there have been any injuries.