KSTP Traffic Round-Up: Crashes, Ramp Closure Affect AM Commute in the Metro

May 16, 2018 08:35 AM

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A couple of crashes and some road work delayed drivers Wednesday morning.


Smith said the first crash of the morning occurred on westbound Interstate 94 near Marion Street in St. Paul.

Then, a crash on westbound Interstate 694 at Lexington Avenue blocked the right lane.

Later, a crash on westbound Highway 13 near Highway 169 in Savage caused significant delays.

Meanwhile, Smith said a new ramp closure could delay drivers Wednesday. The ramp from westbound I-94 to Highway 55/Olson Memorial Highway is expected to close until mid-June. Smith said to take Interstate 394 as a detour.

Drivers can also expect the southbound lanes of Interstate 35W from Highway 62 to I-94 to close Wednesday night.

Track your route with the KSTP Traffic Map


Rebecca Omastiak

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