Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Aug. 30, 2018

Temporary detour for Highway 29 near Benson

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (4:15 p.m.) – Motorists on Highway 29 north of Benson will encounter a temporarily road closure and detour due to power lines hanging over the roadway. The power company has been notified and crews are on their way.

The road will re-open once the power lines have been cleared and the highway is safe for traffic.
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