Motorists are advised to expect lane restrictions at Highway 22 and Hoffman Road in Mankato on Wednesday, March 17, weather permitting, as MnDOT crews work to repair the traffic signal.

The westbound lane on the west side of the intersection will be closed from 8:30 a.m. until noon. In addition, the lanes that feed the westbound lane including northbound Highway 22 left turn, southbound Highway 22 right turn and the through lane from the east side of the intersection will also be closed.

The repair work is necessary after a crash at the intersection.  Crews will be lifting up the signal pole and replacing the base.

MnDOT advises motorists to reduce their speeds, watch for workers and drive with caution through the work zone.