Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

April 15, 2018

MnDOT District 8 lifts several no travel advised locations, some road closures remain in southwest MN

WILLMAR, Minn. – (8:15 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation is lifting the no travel advised for the following roads:

  • Highway 75 (Canby to Madison)
  • Highway 67 (Highway 75 to Highway 19)
  • Highway 59 (Clarkfield to Highway 212)
  • Highway 23 (Hanley Falls to Granite)
  • Highway 274
  • Highway 19 (Vesta to Fairfax)
  • Highway 67 (Redwood to Morgan)
  • Highway 68 Wabasso to Morgan)
  • Highway 71 (Highway 14 to Olivia)
  • Highway 212 (Renville to Glencoe)
  • Highway 15 (Winthrop to Highway 212)

Road closures in southwest MN continue for the following roads in Lincoln County:

  • Highway 271
  • Highway 19 from the MN/SD state line to Ivanhoe
  • Highway 14 from the MN/SD state line to Florence
  • Highway 75 from Pipestone to Ivanhoe

Motorists are advised not to travel until conditions improve and MnDOT reopens the road.  Motorists should plan accordingly. When a road is closed it is illegal to travel in that area. Motorists can be fined up to $1,000 and/or sentenced to 90 days in jail. In addition, if travelers need to be rescued from a closed road, other expenses and penalties will apply.

To view road conditions and the most current list of road closures, visit www.511mn.org or get the free smartphone app at Google Play or the App Store.

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