UPDATE: Crews clear scene of Highway 53 crash

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ALTOONA, Wis. (WEAU) -- Crews have cleared the scene of the crash on Highway 53 near Altoona.

ALTOONA, Wis. (WEAU) --Crews are blocking off part of Highway 53 near Altoona because of a crash.

Around 9:40 Friday morning, the Eau Claire County Sheriff's Department tweeted that people should avoid Highway 53 between River Prairie Drive and the North Crossing. It said there was a crash with traffic stops and delays in the north and southbound lanes.

We have a crew on the scene and will have more updates as we get them.

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