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Oct. 19, 2023

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Temporary detour of Hwy 9 in Morris starts Oct. 19.

DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Starting Thursday, Oct. 19, motorists will encounter a temporary detour of Hwy 9 in Morris, as maintenance crews repair a storm sewer collapse. Traffic will be rerouted to 10th Street East, Columbia Avenue and Hwy 28. The work is expected to be completed by the end of the day.

MnDOT urges motorists to always drive with caution, and reminds them to slow down in the work zone and never enter a roadway that has been blocked with barriers or cones.