Serious Highway 26 crash near Watertown

STEVE SHARP/Daily Times

Numerous Jefferson County first responders were at the scene of a very serious late morning motor vehicle crash today that occurred in the northbound lanes of State Highway 26 just north of Ebenezer Road. According to the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, the crash occurred at 11:33 a.m. and had all northbound lanes of the highway blocked. The Daily Times was not permitted by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department to photograph beyond the point depicted above while the crash scene ahead was being processed. It was estimated the highway would be closed in the northbound lanes for more than two hours. The southbound lanes are open. No further information was available.

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