Interstate 90 closed from Chamberlain to Rapid City
Weather makes conditions too dangerous for travel, more closures expected
RAPID CITY, S.D. — Due to freezing rain, heavy snow, and high winds, Interstate 90 will be closed both eastbound and westbound from Chamberlain at Exit 265 to Rapid City at Exit 67 beginning at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 13, according to a release from the South Dakota Department of Transportation.
Motorists should be aware that the SDDOT will continue to monitor the storm track and anticipates closing I-90 this afternoon from Rapid City to the Wyoming border and from Mitchell to Chamberlain.
In addition to the interstate closure, motorists are reminded that many no travel advisories are in place on state highways throughout the central and western part of the state.
Secondary highways will also become impassable during the duration of this winter storm.
Travel will be difficult, to nearly impossible, during this storm system.
For the latest on road and weather conditions, please visit sd511.org or dial 511.