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Accident closes Highway 15 south of Hutchinson

WILLMAR - An accident with serious injuries has closed state Highway 15 this afternoon south of Hutchinson.

There's no indication at this point how long the closure will last. Traffic is being diverted to alternate routes.

According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation emergency vehicles are on the secene of the accident on Highway 15, between McLeod County Road 17 and U.S. Highway 212.

Travelers can also use the 511 Traveler Information Site to check on current road conditions statewide. This information is available on a website at or by calling 511.