Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 26, 2018

Highway 119 in Appleton temporarily closed

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Transportation has temporarily closed Hwy 119 in Appleton due to a crash involving a train and vehicle. Traffic is being detoured to city roads.

The road is expected to be closed for approximately 2 to 4 hours, as the railroad inspects the track and moves the train.

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