Rain causes road closures in Beltrami County
The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office issued a warning to commuters of road hazards late Thursday due to heavy rain. The following roads and highways were affected:
Highway 72 North, six miles north of Blackduck in a dip in the road near Lanet Road Northeast, had water almost completely over the road, but remained open.
Hornet Road Northeast in Hornet Township was closed just north of Highway 71 on Hornet Road County 41 in its first curve. A caution sign was placed on Three Mile Road Northwest County 304. Water over the road allowed only the west lane to remain open.
Willow Creek Road Northeast in Shooks Township, approximately two and a half miles north of Highway 1 was closed overnight due to water washing over the road.
- Lanet Road Northeast between Highway 72 and Corlan Road Northeast was closed at approximately 9:30 p.m. due to it being under water.