Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

June 13, 2019

Portion of U.S. Hwy 12 northwest of Appleton closed due to crash

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (8:00 a.m.)—Motorists on U.S. Highway 12 northwest of Appleton will encounter a road closure due to a multi-vehicle crash between mile markers 20 and 21.
Traffic is being routed around the crash. The road will reopen once the crash has been cleared, which is expected to take approximately 4 to 5 hours.