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July 18, 2023

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Portion of Hwy 9 east of Benson closed due to crash

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – (10:35 a.m.) A portion of Hwy 9 east of Benson, at the intersection of County Road 31, is closed due to a crash, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Traffic is being directed to use an alternate route around the area.

Hwy 9 will remain closed in this area for approximately 3 to 4 hours, or until the crash has been cleared.