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Oct. 21, 2021

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Northbound and southbound Highway 169 ramps to Lookout Drive and Center Street in Mankato/North Mankato closed until further notice, seek alternate routes, use 511mn.org

UPDATE: The northbound Highway 169 ramps to Lookout Drive and Center Street in Mankato/North Mankato have reopened to traffic. The southbound Highway 169 ramps to Lookout Drive will remain closed until further notice.

MANKATO, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Transportation has temporarily closed the northbound and southbound Highway 169 ramps to Lookout Drive and Center Street in Mankato/North Mankato due to a crash involving a truck that struck a bridge causing significant damage. Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes. 

The ramps are expected to be closed for an unknown amount of time, as MnDOT inspects the bridge.

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