Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

News Release

May 30, 2018

Collapsed culvert near intersection of Hwy 40 and Lac qui Parle County Road 26 to impact travel

WILLMAR, Minn. – A culvert near the intersection of Highway 40 and Lac qui Parle County Road 26 (south of Lac qui Parle Valley High School) collapsed over the Memorial Day weekend.  The culvert and pavement are scheduled to be replaced Monday, June 4, 2018 in a joint Lac qui Parle County and MnDOT District 8 project.  The work will impact travel as intermittent lane closures will be necessary.  Repairs are expected to be finished in one day.

Motorists should expect delays during the work and should consider an alternate route. 

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