Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 29, 2019

Highway 9 in Benson temporarily closed for sanitary sewer repairs

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Motorists traveling on Highway 9 in Benson will encounter a temporary road closure between County Road 104 and Highway 12, as the City of Benson completes sanitary sewer repairs. Traffic will be detoured to Highway 29 and County Road 104 and the road is expected to reopen by Thursday, Oct. 31.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to always drive with caution, and reminds them to slow down in the work zone and never enter a roadway that has been blocked with barriers or cones.

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