IMMEDIATE RELEASE (10:30 AM)
--- The Minnesota Department of Transportation (Mn/DOT) is warning
truckers and other motorists that a portion of Trunk Highway 1
east of Thief River Falls has been put under a 5-ton restriction
to Steve Hufnagle, Mn/DOT Maintenance Supervisor, the highway
has experienced some break up and repair is not immediately possible
due to weather conditions. Hufnagle said, "Highway 1 from
the intersection of Highway 219 near Goodridge east to the junction
with Highway 89 will be posted at 5 tons until further notice."
asking all drivers to be extremely cautious when traveling through
For road condition
information, dial 511 or log on to www.511mn.org.
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