MAPLE GROVE -- A crash at the I-94 and 494 split in Maple Grove caused backups for several hours Thursday morning.

The Minnesota Department of Transportation says a semi jackknifed, which shut down I-94. There were no injuries in the crash. The crash happened at about 5:00 a.m. and the closure lasted until about 9:00 a.m.

The Minnesota State Patrol says the semi was loaded with approximately 43,000 pounds of fruit.

Traffic was diverted to southbound 494.

MnDOT
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