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April 8, 2011

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Minnesota Department of Transportation
Rochester District 6
2900 48th Street
Rochester, MN 55901

 

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TRAVEL ADVISORY
Highway 60 from Highway 61 to Wabasha County Road 30 closed due to flooding

 

 

ROCHESTER, Minn.— (11:00 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol closed Highway 60 from Highway 61 to Wabasha County Road 30 at  11:00 a.m. due to flooding.


Traffic will be detoured to Wabasha County Road 30/Hiawatha Drive.


The Highway 60 roadway will remain closed until further notice.


Motorists should plan accordingly. When a road is closed it is illegal to travel in that area. Motorists can be fined up to $1,000 and/or 90 days in jail. In addition, if travelers need to be rescued from a closed road, other expenses and penalties will apply.


For updated information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org

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