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Load of beer a “total loss” in single-rig rollover


A full load of beer was spilled across a highway in Wisconsin on Wednesday, prompting the brewery to kick production into high gear. 

The accident happened on October 6th in Jackson County on Interstate 94 near Hixton. 

According to TMJ 4 News, The accident involved only one rig, and no serious injuries were reported, but traffic was backed up for around five hours as crews worked to clear the spilled beer. 

“Glad to hear the driver is okay but sad to hear the truckload of @Leinenkugels Toasted Bock is a total loss. We will get busy brewing an additional replacement brew and apologize for any shortages in the interim,” tweeted a representative of the beer company. 

It is not clear if the driver received any citations for the incident.


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