TRAFFIC ALERT: Crash prompts crews to close right lane of 53 Bypass near Eau Claire

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TOWN OF SEYMOUR, Wis. (WEAU) -- Crews blocked off a lane of the 53 Bypass south after a vehicle went off the road and up an embankment.

It happened around 4 p.m. Monday. The vehicle could be seen on a hill west of the southbound lanes afterwards. Crews shut down the right lane, and also blocked off the ramp going from Melby Street to highway 53 south. A tweet from the Eau Claire County Sheriff's Office said nobody was hurt.

The tweet urged drivers to use a different route while crews are at the scene.

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