Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 23, 2013

Orange barrels on a highway

Hwy 4 railroad work in Hector closes crossings

Motorists to follow signed detour

Willmar, Minn. –  Motorists traveling Hwy 4 in the city of Hector will find the railroad crossings closed for removal, replacement and upgrades beginning Monday, July 29.    

Traffic will follow signed detours.   

The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to always drive with caution in work zones and never enter a road blocked with barriers or cones.

For updated statewide traffic, construction, weather and travel information, visit www.511mn.org.

This project is expected to be completed late Tuesday, August 6, weather permitting. 



Pay Attention Slow Down in Workzones