Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 9, 2018

Detour begins Monday, May 14 on Hwy 38 in Itasca County

DULUTH, Minn. — Motorists travelling on Hwy 38 between Pughole Lake and Marcell in Itasca County will encounter a detour beginning Monday, May 14. A major resurfacing project will close the road to through traffic until mid-September. Local access will be maintained.

The detour route will follow Hwy 19, Hwy 6, and Hwy 286.

Once completed the project will improve safety and result in a smoother ride quality.

For project updates and a map of the detour please visit: mndot.gov/d1/projects/hwy-38/

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.