MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities say Highway 55 is closed west of the Twin Cities metro due to a fatal crash.

The Minnesota State Patrol responded to the crash involving multiple vehicles at about 6 p.m. on Highway 55 at County Road 50 in Rockford. Authorities say Highway 55 was closed in both directions while they investigated the crash.

The State Patrol says Highway 55 was reopened at about 9:15 p.m.