For Immediate Release: Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Contact: Mark Peterson, 605.626.7885
HECLA, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Transportation, in cooperation with the North Dakota Department of Transportation, has closed Highway 37 at the ND/SD border due to water and ice on the roadway making safe travel impossible.
Officials anticipate the closure to last two-three weeks until the James River recedes.
Motorists are advised to never drive around barricades and to plan an alternate route before traveling.
For complete road condition information, visit www.safetravelusa.com/sd, download the SDDOT 511 app or call 5-1-1.
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