UPDATE (WKOW) — Traffic is flowing again on both I-94 eastbound and westbound, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.
Wisconsin State Patrol has cleared the scene of the multi-vehicle crash at mile marker 85 in Eau Claire County.
The DOT continues to recommend caution in the slippery road conditions.
The crashes remain under investigation.
EAU CLAIRE (WKOW) — I-94 near Eau Claire is closed in both directions after a crash involving 40 vehicles Sunday afternoon.
According to Wisconsin State Patrol, it started around 3:15 p.m. on February 10. Seven semis and 33 cars were involved in the crash.
Snow is creating slippery conditions on the roads, making it difficult for crews to clean up and investigate the crashes.
Seven people are hurt, including one person with life-threatening injuries, according to officials.
Drivers are being asked to avoid the area near mile marker 85, south of Eau Claire.
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