Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Sept. 27, 2017

Hwy 76 in Houston County temporarily detoured for vehicle crash

Houston, Minn. (4:05 p.m.) – Highway 76 motorists in Houston County are being detoured north of Houston to avoid a vehicle crash that occurred Wednesday afternoon, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Motorists may experience short delays as traffic is routed around the crash site. Northbound motorists will use Houston County Road 9, Paradise Drive and then Doblar Road to connect with Highway 76. Southbound motorists will use the same detour in reverse, Doblar Road to Paradise Drive then to Houston County Road 9 to connect with Highway 76.

Traffic is expected to be detoured for several hours. Motorists should use slower speeds and be alert for emergency vehicles and personnel.

MnDOT will announce the reopening of Highway 76 via Twitter at www.twitter.com/mndotsoutheast.

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