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News Release
May 15, 2012



MnDOT District 2
3920 Highway 2 West
Bemidji, MN, 56601


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Hwy 59 at Plummer opens to traffic


BEMIDJI, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation has re-opened Hwy 59 and removed the detour at Plummer after crews completed their work to repair the Hwy.


Hwy 59 at Plummer had been closed since March 31 when a semitrailer and train collided at the highway crossing, spilling hazardous material.


MnDOT would like to thank the public for their patience during this unfortunate incident.


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