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UPDATED: Hwy. 63, High Bridge reopened after crash

A crash near the Back Channel bridge on Hwy. 63 in Wisconsin halted traffic on Red Wing's High Bridge for about 45 minutes this morning. The road reopened about 7:40 a.m.

The accident apparently occurred about 6:55 a.m. near the Wood Shed Bar. Commuters heading from Wisconsin were stopped at Hwy. 35 and on the Minnesota side of the High Bridge until Red Wing Fire personnnel, Ellsworth firefighters and Pierce County deputies cleared the scene.

Pierce County Highway Department personnel also assisted.

More details will be posted when available.

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