Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Oct. 30, 2018

Highway 11 railroad crossing in Karlstad to temporarily close for maintenance tomorrow

Highway 11 railroad crossing in Karlstad will be temporarily closed on Wednesday, Oct. 31, as railroad crews complete a project to replace a rail at the crossing.

Traffic will be detoured to Highway 59/Main Street, Lincoln Avenue East and County Road 66/Spangrud Street. The work is expected to take one day to complete.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to always drive with caution, and reminds them to never enter a roadway that has been blocked with barriers or cones.

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