MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Transportation officials say the westbound lanes of Interstate 90 near Stewartville are closed Monday afternoon following two crashes.
MnDOT says the first crash happened around 1:40 p.m. and it involved two semis. The second crash happened about 10 minutes later at the same spot.READ MORE: Gov. Walz Announces More Medical Help For Hospitals Strapped By COVID-19
Officials did not say if anyone was injured.READ MORE: COVID In Minnesota: 43 Deaths, Including 1 Inmate Fatality, Reported Friday
As a result of the crashes, the westbound lanes of Interstate 90 will be closed south of Highway 63 as the State Patrol investigates, MnDOT said.
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Officials gave no indication of what caused the crashes.