U.S. Highway 212 closed in west metro until at least noon
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is reporting that a section of U.S. Highway 212 is closed in both directions until at least noon in the area of the border of Chanhassen and Eden Prairie.
Highway 12 is specifically closed between Minnesota Highway 5 in Eden Prairie and Minnesota 101in Chanhassen.
West central Minnesotans traveling east on Highway 212 this morning are encouraged to seek out other routes.
MnDOT's 511MN.org web site is reporting that a law enforcement action along this Highway 212 sector is the reason for the road closing.