Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

Nov. 14, 2016

Orange barrels on a highway

Northbound Hwy 15 in Sauk Rapids closes Nov. 15

ST. CLOUD, Minn. – Motorists in St. Cloud and Sauk Rapids will encounter delays and a detour while northbound Highway 15 just north of 18th Street N in Sauk Rapids is closed beginning at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15. All lanes of northbound Highway 15 are expected to open by 11 a.m.

A detour will direct motorists east along 18th Street North, to Fourth Avenue N, to westbound County Road 29/35th Street NE, to northbound Highway 15.

The closure is needed while the Minnesota State Patrol reconstructs a crash that occurred near the Highway 15/18th Street N intersection.

Delays are expected, and motorists should plan alternate routes and additional time for travel until the road can be opened.

For real-time travel information anywhere in Minnesota, visit www.511mn.org.

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