KSTP traffic round-up: Slowdowns along I-35, crash along Hwy 65

Updated: October 30, 2019 06:35 AM

A crash in the north metro delayed Wednesday morning traffic.

KSTP Traffic Reporter Josie Smith said the crash occurred on the left shoulder of southbound Highway 65 at 109th Avenue.


Meanwhile, Smith said traffic was backed up on southbound Interstate 35 from Broadway Avenue to the Forest Lake split because of construction.

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A reminder for drivers: Interstate 35W will close in both directions between I-94 and Highway 62 in Minneapolis. The first closure is expected to take place at 10 p.m. Thursday until 5 a.m. Friday. The second closure is expected to last from 10 p.m. Friday until 5 a.m. Monday.

Both directions of I-35W to close in Minneapolis Thursday into Friday, Friday into Monday

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