Vehicle crash backs up I-90 traffic more than 3 miles

Backed Up Traffic On I 90
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PORTAGE, Wis. — Westbound traffic on I-90 near Highway 33 was backed up more than three miles Friday afternoon due to a vehicle crash that blocked the left lane of the interstate.

According to a Wisconsin Department of Transportation alert, the crash happened around 1 p.m. at mile marker 104, just past Cascade Mountain.

The lane closure lasted an hour and a half, according to DOT officials.

The Wisconsin State Patrol responded to the crash.