Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

July 30, 2020

Hwy 10/County Road 54 railroad crossing in Detroit Lakes to remain closed until Aug. 5

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. –The railroad crossing at the Highway 10/County Road 54 intersection in Detroit Lakes will remain closed until Wednesday, Aug. 5. The extended closure is needed to allow concrete to cure.

Turn lanes in both directions on Highway 10 are closed, and traffic is being detoured to Kris Street and Randolph Road. The road is impassable at the crossing.

Railroad crews are installing new crossing planks, which is part of the 2020 intersection improvement project at Kris Street and County Road 54. For more information about the project, visit the project website: mndot.gov/d4/projects/easthwy10.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation 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.

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