Tri-State reopens after several crashes near Wisconsin border

Northbound Interstate 94 was shut down less than a mile above the border, according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

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The northbound Tri-State Tollway reopened near the Illinois-Wisconsin border Tuesday morning after authorities responded to several crashes amid snowy conditions.

Northbound Interstate 94 was shut down less than a mile above the border shortly after 8 a.m., according to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation.

Authorities worked to clear several crashes and lanes were reopened by 10:15 a.m., according to an Illinois State Police spokesperson.

Nearly 5 inches of snow fell on nearby Lake Zurich in the last day, according to the National Weather Service.

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