Accident Causes Closure Of Duluth Tunnel

By KBJR Manager

Accident Causes Closure Of Duluth Tunnel

March 23, 2011 Updated Mar 23, 2011 at 1:18 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) - Seven vehicles were involved in an accident in the southbound lane of the Duluth tunnels this afternoon. A fire truck was one of the vehicles involved. A van hit the side of the tunnel. According to our reporter on scene, the south bound tunnel was closed for a period of time.

It's not known as of yet what caused the accident, but with the winter weather, public safety officials are reminding those on the roads to drive with caution.

We'll have the very latest when more information becomes available.