Chunks of concrete fall from I-94 overpass onto Highway 20

CREATED Mar 10, 2014 - UPDATED: Mar 10, 2014

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YORKVILLE -- The Racine County Sheriff is responding to a bridge maintenance call on Highway 20 at Sylvania Avenue in Racine County.

Lt. Dan Klatt with the Racine Sheriff’s Office said chunks of concrete fell from I-94 onto Highway 20 around 10 a.m. Monday. He said he is not sure how big the chunks of concrete were.

No vehicles were struck.  

Mike Pyritz from with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation said crews were able to clear it from the roadway.

All lanes of Highway 20 eastbound and westbound were closed at Sylvania Avenue. The Sheriff's Department also closed the left lanes of northbound and southbound I-94. Highway 20 was closed at Frontage roads to divert vehicles from the overpass. 

All lanes were re-opened by about 1:00 p.m. Monday afternoon.