Update as of 1:40 pm - Highway 44 just west of Mabel is now open, according to MnDOT District 6.

MnDOT Southeast Minnesota alerted travelers that both lanes of Highway 44 just west of Mabel are closed were closed around 12:20 p.m. this afternoon due to a crash.

The tweet was sent out just before 12:30 on Thursday afternoon and traffic was being detoured. Stay up to date on the latest road conditions and the latest crash reports with our station app.

There has not been any information released on the crash.

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