BENSON — Motorists traveling on state Highway 9 in Benson this week will encounter a temporary road closure between Swift County Road 104 and U.S. Highway 12.

The closure is underway as the city of Benson completes sanitary sewer repairs.

According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, traffic will be detoured to state Highway 29 and County Road 104.

State Highway 9 is expected to reopen by Thursday.