MnDOT closes Hwy 210 in west central Minnesota
No travel advisory in portion of west central Minnesota due to dangerous driving conditions
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – (5:28 p.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol have closed Highway 210 from Breckenridge to Fergus Falls due to zero visibility.
Motorists are advised not to travel until conditions improve and MnDOT and the Minnesota State Patrol reopen the road.
Motorists should plan accordingly. When a road is closed it is illegal to travel in that area. Motorists can be fined up to $1,000 and/or sentenced to 90 days in jail. In addition, if travelers need to be rescued from a closed road, other expenses and penalties will apply.
MnDOT has enacted a no travel advisory on state and federal highways in Clay County, as well as a portion of Wilkin and Otter Tail counties due to dangerous driving conditions. This includes Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Highway 59, Highway 108 from I-94 to Pelican Rapids and Highway 10 from Moorhead to Hawley. For tips on safe winter driving, go to mndot.gov/workzone/winter.html.