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Sept. 9, 2021

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Hwy 9 railroad crossing in Barnesville to close Sept. 13

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Starting Monday, Sept. 13, motorists will encounter a temporary closure on Hwy 9/Main Avenue West in Barnesville, as railroad crews complete repairs at the crossing. Traffic will be detoured to County Road 52 and County Road 32 until Thursday, Sept. 16.

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.