MARATHON CITY, Wis. (WSAU) -- Motorists were forced to use alternate routes between Marathon City and Edgar due to flooding in the Rib Falls area. As of 9:00 p.m., there was water over both the eastbound and westbound lanes of Highway 29. As of 10:35 p.m., all lanes are open again.
During the localized flooding event, traffic was rerouted using County Highways S, N, and H.
The brief but heavy rains were a factor in this localized flooding event.