STILLWATER, Minn. - Both directions of traffic on the Stillwater Lift Bridge will closed starting on Monday morning due to high water levels on the St. Croix River.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation said the bridge closure will begin at 10 a.m. on Monday. The lift bridge, which connects Minnesota Highway 36 and Wisconsin Highway 64, will remain closed until further notice.

Motorists are directed to use Interstate 94 or Highway 243 as detour routes.

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