BROWN COUNTY (WFRV) — UPDATE:  The DOT has opened the northbound lanes of I-41.


A semi-truck rollover has closed a portion of I-41 south of De Pere in Brown County.

The accident happened near Apple Creek just after 3:30 a.m. Monday.  The Brown County Sheriff’s Office says the truck was leaking aluminum sulfate.

Both the northbound and southbound lanes were closed; the southbound lanes have since reopened.

Northbound lanes are closed at County Line Road.  Traffic traveling northbound should exit at County Road U, travel northbound to County Road S eastbound to U.S. 41.

Police tell Local 5 the driver was taken to the hospital, but the extent of his injuries is unknown.