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News Release
Dec. 21, 2012



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Stalled train closes Hwy 19 east of Gaylord

Motorists should seek alternate route or use detour


MANKATO, Minn. — (8:30 a.m.) Highway 19 east of Gaylord is closed due to a train with mechanical difficulty blocking the highway.


Motorists are advised to use Highway 5 via a detour using Sibley County Road 13.


Highway 19 has been closed since around 8 a.m. and will remain closed until further notice.


For updated information on road conditions, visit or call 511.






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