Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 24, 2013

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Highway 65 from Garfield Avenue to Newton Avenue in Albert Lea closed due to flooding.

ROCHESTER, Minn.— (4:40 p.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the city of Albert Lea closed Highway 65 from Garfield Avenue to Newton Avenue in Albert Lea due to flooding. 

Traffic will be detoured to Newton Avenue, Front Street, Garfield Avenue then back to Highway 65. Detour signs are in place.

Both eastbound and westbound Highway 65 will remain closed until further notice.

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

 

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