Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 18, 2020

Hwy 93 at Henderson floods and changes detour for Hwy 111/Hwy 22 Nicollet to Gaylord project

MANKATO, Minn. –  Highway 93 south of Henderson flooded and closed Sunday evening and as a result motorists using the Highway 111/22 Nicollet to Gaylord east detour will be rerouted beginning Monday, May 18.

The official route for traffic using the east detour includes Highway 169 at St. Peter, Sibley County Roads 8 and 17, and Highway 19 until further notice.  The west detour  between Nicollet and north of Nicollet CR 1 remains Highway 14, Highway 15 and Highway 19.

Motorists can still access Henderson on Highway 19 from Highway 169.

MnDOT crews will monitor the flooding on Highway 93 and re-open the road as soon as it is safe to do so.

When a road is closed it is illegal to travel in that area. Motorists can be fined up to $1,000 and/or 90 days in jail. In addition, if travelers need to be rescued from a closed road, other expenses and penalties will apply.

For updated road condition information, call 511 or visit www.511mn.org.

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