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Highway 212 at Montevideo closed today

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WILLMAR -- A portion of U.S. Highway 212 in Montevideo was closed at 6 a.m. today to allow the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to construct a levee on the highway due to possible flooding in the area.


Highway 212 westbound traffic will be detoured east on Chippewa County Road 16, north on County Road 15 to Minnesota Highway 7.

Highway 212 will remain closed until further notice, the Minnesota Department of Transportation reported.

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