Weather Forecast


Emergency road closure on Highway 29 north of Benson

WILLMAR – (8:30 a.m.) Motorists traveling on Highway 29 north of Benson will encounter an emergency road closure due to a tanker roll-over that was carrying anhydrous ammonia.

Local law enforcement and fire department have been handling local traffic in the area of the rollover. Crews from the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) District 4 have just been called to the scene for additional assistance.

Motorists are asked to take alternate routes and avoid the area. The roadway will be closed to traffic until further notice.

For updated information on road conditions, visit or call 511.