Weather Forecast


Accident closes Highway 7 near Lester Prairie

WILLMAR -- State Highway 7 near Lester Prairie has been closed because an accident.

The Minnesota State Patrol is detouring traffic around the accident scene, which is on Highway 7 at McLeod County Road 1.

The emergency road closure is anticipated to last several hours.

Travelers are encouraged to 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.