August 16, 2018 08:01 AM
All westbound lanes in a section of Interstate 694 were reopened Thursday morning after crews cleared an overturned semi truck.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation reported the lanes near Highway 36 reopened at about 8 a.m.
All clear. All lanes open WB 694 at Mcknight Rd. after semi rollover.— MnDOT Traffic (@MnDOTtraffic) August 16, 2018
Earlier, KSTP Traffic Reporter Josie Smith said the semi was on its side near McKnight Road.
A KSTP crew at the scene reported tow trucks were in the area.
Just before 8 a.m., crews were able to return the semi to an upright position.
Smith said delays could continue along westbound Highway 36, westbound Interstate 94, and northbound highways 61 and 52.
A couple of big tow trucks are on scene along I-694 WB at McKnight Rd. They are working to upright the big rig. Expect added delays on Hwy 36 WB, 94 WB, and now 61 and 52 NB. pic.twitter.com/TiDlFRF6Ko— KSTP Traffic (@kstptraffic) August 16, 2018
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Updated: August 16, 2018 08:01 AM
Created: August 16, 2018 05:36 AM
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