Interstate 90 Reopened in South Dakota (Saturday, April 1, 2023)

Posted on: April 1, 2023   |   Category: News

For Immediate Release: 
Saturday, April 1, 2023

Craig Smith, Director of Operations, 605-773-5155 

PIERRE, S.D. – All sections of Interstate 90 are reopened to traffic throughout the state as of 7 a.m. on Saturday, April 1, 2023. Due to heavy drifting, Interstate 29 remains closed from Watertown (exit 177) to the North Dakota state line.

Travel Conditions on I-90:

  • Due to the freezing rain, snow accumulations, and high winds experienced over the last 24 hours; travelers should expect to encounter ice-covered roads and snow covered shoulders.
  • Snow removal equipment will be working to remove ice in the driving lanes and snow remaining on shoulders.
  • Please use extra caution and reduce travel speed.
  • Do not use your cruise control.

No Travel Advisories continue to be in place on some state highways at this time.

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