US 81 in south Minto now open
The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) has opened US Highway 81 on the south side of Minto. Water has receded from the roadway and it is safe for travel.
The following roadways remain closed due to flooding:
· ND Highway 17 at the bridge crossing the Red River
The following highways are affected by flood waters, but remain open to traffic, with traffic speeds reduced:
· ND Highway 14, south of the US 2 Junction near Towner
Motorists are advised to slow down, watch for signs or flaggers and use caution, as vehicles that leave the roadway may become immersed in water.
NDDOT encourages motorists to check road conditions before traveling. For updated road information, call 511 from any type of phone or go to the Travel Information Map on our website at www.dot.nd.gov. Please be advised that road condition information on 511 and the travel map is updated daily from 5 a.m. until 9 p.m. CDT. The road report is based upon the information available to the NDDOT at the time of preparation and is provided solely as a public service. Conditions may vary from those reported.