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News Release
Feb. 11, 2013



MnDOT District 4
1000 Hwy 10 West
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501


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Highway 10 to re-open between Moorhead and Audubon


DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – (10:15 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol will open Hwy 10 between Moorhead and Audubon at 10:30 a.m.


Interstate 94 between Alexandria and Moorhead and Hwy 210 between Breckenridge and Fergus Falls remain closed. I-94 will remain closed while crews work to remove semis from the ditch.


A no travel advisory remains in effect for west central Minnesota. Driving conditions are very difficult because of scattered icy sections, drifting due to strong winds and compacted snow.


MnDOT reminds motorists to be patient while snowplow operators work to improve driving conditions. The majority of snowplow crashes take place during “clean up” when motorists resume their normal speeds.


After a storm motorists should:


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