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Published March 12, 2011, 04:35 PM

Last Closed ND Highways Reopen

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) in partnership with the North Dakota Highway Patrol (NDHP) has OPENED US 83 from Bismarck to Minot. Also Interstate 94 from Bismarck to Dickinson is now OPEN.

US 83 from Bismarck to Minot now OPEN; Interstate 94 from Bismarck to Dickinson now OPEN

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) in partnership with the North Dakota Highway Patrol (NDHP) has OPENED US 83 from Bismarck to Minot. Also Interstate 94 from Bismarck to Dickinson is now OPEN.

Motorists should be advised there are a number of abandoned vehicles on the shoulder of the roadway. Drivers are asked to slow down and use caution when encountering these vehicles to allow personnel who are working to remove them safe access. Motorists should also be aware that they may encounter one lane traffic in some areas due to this situation.

Travel Alerts:

ยท A Travel Alert is still in effect for the entire state through Sunday morning due to scattered and some areas of continued ice on the roadway. Conditions are such that motorists can still travel, but may experience areas of blowing snow and ice covered roadways.

All travelers are encouraged to wear seat belts, monitor road conditions, reduce traffic speeds as weather conditions occur and use caution while traveling. For road information, call 511 from any type of phone or go to the website: www.dot.nd.gov.

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