Update 11:19 a.m. – The highway has just been reopened.
A bad accident on I-694, just north of I-94 in Oakdale has closed the westbound/northbound portion of the highway.
The crash, according to the MnDOT camera, happened just after the 10th Street exit.
Traffic is being detoured onto I-94 westbound.
From the look of things, a semi-trailer truck and a car are involved:
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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