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May 9, 2023

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MnDOT closes lane on I-94 overpass/Clay County Road 10 for bridge assessment

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Motorists traveling on Interstate 94 to/from Clay County Road 10 near Downer (Exit 15) will encounter a lane closure on County Road 10 when crossing the bridge, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. An automated traffic signal will control traffic and motorists will take turns crossing the bridge.

MnDOT is assessing the bridge and roadway after the overpass was hit by the high load of a semi that was traveling westbound on I-94 on May 8. The lane closure on County Road 10 will remain in place until the assessment is complete.