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Expect delays on Highway 28 near Ottertail

Motorists on Highway 78 north of Ottertail can expect delays August 17-19 during a railroad crossing repair project.

Traffic will be detoured using Otter Tail County Road 54, Otter Tail County Road 127 and Highway 108.

Canadian Pacific will resurface the railroad crossing located one-half mile north of Otter Tail County Road 1 on Highway 78.

The work will be completed on Thursday, August 19, weather permitting.

During construction and road maintenance work, Mn/DOT urges drivers to:

--Check or call 5-1-1 for up-to-date information about traffic and road conditions.

--Stay alert, expect the unexpected.

--Never enter a road that has been blocked with barriers or cones.

--Minimize distractions.

--Avoid tailgating. Keep plenty of space between you and the vehicle ahead.

--Stay in one lane while driving through a work zone; don't pass or change lanes unnecessarily.