JANESVILLE - U.S. Highway 51 South will close due to President Donald Trump’s visit on Saturday.

Trump is expected to visit the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport for a campaign rally and fundraising event. Because of this, U.S. Highway 51 is anticipated to be closed between State Highway 11 and B-R Townline Road from 5 – 8 p.m.

The Rock County Sheriff’s Office advises planning and taking alternate routes of travel to avoid the area during this timeframe.