Protesters block traffic in Madison near Midvale Shopping Center

Protest on Capitol Square following Election Day.
Protest on Capitol Square following Election Day.(Brittney Ermon)
Published: Nov. 4, 2020 at 6:15 PM CST
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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - The Madison Police Department reported that protesters were blocking traffic Wednesday evening in Madison.

MPD said around 6:10 p.m. that the group was at Midvale Boulevard and University Avenue, which is near the Midvale Shopping Center.

The officer-on-duty said he did not know how many people were there, or how many officers were responding to this incident. He did note that a group of officers are redirecting traffic around the area.

Around 7:40 p.m., protesters chanted “Count every vote" from Capitol Square. A car caravan also made its way around the square.

NBC15 News has a crew on the way and will update this story as new information becomes available.

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