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8:30 a.m. update: New crash on 35W in Minneapolis, current drive times

Posted by: Tim Harlow Updated: September 2, 2014 - 8:32 AM

Congestion has formed on northbound 35W from the Crosstown to downtown Minneapolis. A crash at 26th Street is adding to the drive time.

Southbound 35W from 35th Street is plugged up due to a crash on the Crosstown eastbound at Portland Avenue.

Look for a new wreck on northbound 35E at Hwy. 110, westbound Hwy. 13 at Nicollet Avenue in Burnsville and eastbound Crosstown at Portland Avenue in Richfield.

The mess in Maple Grove continues. The ramp from northbound 494 to eastbound 94 will be closed until 10 a.m., MnDOT says. That's got eastbound 94 traffic bound up from 101st Avenue. Westbound is inching along up to Weaver Lake Road.

Here are some current travel times:

North metro

Southbound 35W from 95th Avenue to downtown Minneapolis: 18 minutes

Southbound 35E from County J to I-94: 10 minutes.

Eastbound Hwy. 10 from Hwy. 169 to 35W: 11 minutes

Westbound 694 from 35E to Hwy. 252: 10 minutes. Eastbound is 12 minutes.

West metro

Eastbound 94 from Hwy. 101 to 494: 20 minutes

Southbound 494 from 94 down to 394: 8 minutes

Eastbound 394 from 494 to 35W via 94: 10 minutes

Southbound Hwy. 169 from I-94 to Crosstown: 14 minutes

Southbound Hwy. 100 from I-94 to Crosstown: 13 minutes

South metro

Northbound 35W from County 42 to Crosstown: 10 minutes    To downtown Minneapolis: 29 minutes.

Northbound Cedar Avenue from 35E to the Crosstown: 10 minutes

Northbound 35E from County 42 to downtown St. Paul: 18 minutes

Northbound 169 from Canterbury Road to 494: 9 minutes

Eastbound Hwy. 212 from Powers Blvd. to Shady Oak Road: 10 minutes

Westbound 494 from Cedar Avenue to Hwy. 100: 10 minutes.  Eastbound 494 from Hwy. 169 to 35W: 10 minutes

Westbound Crosstown from Cedar Avenue to Hwy. 169: 11 minutes   Eastbound Crosstown from Hwy. 100 to Cedar Avenue: 12 minutes

East metro

Westbound 94 from Manning Avenue to downtown St. Paul: 15 minutes

Westbound 94 from 35E to the Lowry Hill Tunnel: 15 minutes.

Westbound Hwy. 36 from Edgerton Street to 35W: 7 minutes.

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