All lanes on HWY 12 near Deerfield reopen following closures due to pavement buckle

Ariel Camilo/

DEERFIELD, Wis. — All eastbound and westbound lanes on Highway 12 near Deerfield are now open after a pavement buckle caused closures Wednesday afternoon.

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation said the incident happened on the highway at State Farm Road at 3:34 p.m.

Officials said all lanes were blocked in both directions.

Closures lasted for about three hours, with the roads reopening at 6:20 p.m.