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Fertilizer spill closes highway
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NEW GLARUS - A portion of County H between Disch Road and Zentner Road was closed Wednesday after a fertilizer tank overturned and spilled liquid fertilizer.The Sheriff's Department was notified of a farm implement accident at about 11:30 a.m. on County H about three miles southwest of New Glarus. The accident caused a chemical spill from a farm tank and liquid was flowing down the road, Green County Sheriff Randy Roderick said in a statement. The road opened at about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, while additional cleaning will be done today.Deputies, along with the New Glarus Police Department and the Wisconsin State patrol responded to the scene.