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April 22, 2021

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Hwy 55 near Kensington closed due to crash

DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—(10:45 p.m.) Motorists will encounter a temporary closure of Highway 55 near Kensington, between Grove Lake Road and County Road 1/Kensington Avenue, due to a crash. Traffic is being rerouted to Grove Lake Road, County Road 99 and County Road 1/Kensington Avenue. The road will reopen once the crash has been cleared.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to always drive with caution, and reminds them to never enter a roadway that has been blocked with barriers or cones.