MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation has closed the left lanes of Interstate 94 near Lowry Avenue after the pavement buckled due to the high heat.
Traffic is being diverted from the area but there’s quite a back-up heading west.READ MORE: Minnesota Weather: After Chilly Start, Temps Will Climb Wednesday
The pavement buckled just before 5 p.m.READ MORE: Edwards Sparks Wolves' Rally In 109-107 Win Over Trail Blazers
Officials say there is no estimate at this time on how long it will take to reopen the lanes.MORE NEWS: Enjoying The Weather Extremes Of Como Park Zoo & Conservatory
The closure is north of Lowry Avenue but south of Dowling.