Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 30, 2013

Orange barrels on a highway

Railroad crossing repairs begin this afternoon on Hwy 75 north of Pipestone


WILLMAR, Minn. -- Motorists traveling on Hwy 75 north of Pipestone will encounter a detour at the railroad tracks beginning this afternoon.

Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) crews are replacing the railroad crossing.  This work will require a detour.  Motorists are asked to follow a signed detour on local roads.  

Weather permitting, this work will be completed on Friday, August 1. 

MnDOT reminds motorists to slow down in work zones and never drive into an area surrounded by cones or barricades.  

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota visit www.511mn.org.



Pay Attention Slow Down in Workzones