Area is marked with barricades and flashing lights. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes.
They will remain closed until further notice.
Highways that remain closed:Highway 220 from
When a road is closed it is illegal to travel in that area. Motorists can be fined up to $1,000 and/or 90 days in jail. In addition, if travelers need to be rescued from a closed road, other expenses and penalties will apply.
Check www.511mn.org before traveling for information on road conditions, closures and detour routes.
Flooding continues to affect the area and conditions can change rapidly.
If you must travel in the northwestern
area, follow these safe driving practices: Minnesota
- Check www.511mn.org before traveling for information on road conditions, closures and detour routes.
- Expect the unexpected – flash floods can occur anytime, anywhere.
- Do not drive around barricades or into flooded areas.
- If floodwaters rise around your car, abandon the car and move to higher ground, if you can do so safely.