Wildfire causes numerous crashes in Monroe Co.
Crashes occurred near Warrens
TOMAH, Wis. — Law enforcement officers have closed a section of a highway in Monroe County after a number of crashes caused by a smoky wildfire.
Monroe County Sheriff Pete Quirin said there are multiple crashes, some with injuries, on Highway 173 near Warrens. Authorities say a grass fire sent smoke over the highway and reduced visibility.
WKBT-TV reports the road is closed from Highway 21 to county highway HH.