I-94 Crash Snarls Traffic Near Wisc. State Line

Friday, Aug 16, 2013  |  Updated 4:45 PM CDT
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I-94 Crash Snarls Traffic Near Wisc. State Line

Beware of you're headed toward Wisconsin Friday afternoon.

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Insterstate 94 was shut down in both directions for several hours Friday afternoon after a crash involving several semi-trucks.

It happened at about 1 p.m. in the northbound lanes near the Wisconsin state line and just north of Gurnee. As of 5 p.m., all lanes had reopened but traffic was especially congested heading north. 

One of the trucks caught fire following the accident, however only minor injuries were reported.

It's not clear what caused the accident.

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