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Gravel roads closed to truck traffic

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WATFORD CITY, N.D. —Snow and rain prompted several Oil Patch counties to close gravel roads Monday to heavy trucks.

McKenzie, Mountrail, Williams, Stark and Dunn counties closed non-paved roads to trucks heavier than 12,000 pounds due to safety concerns. Officials in McKenzie County said they will re-evaluate road conditions on Wednesday.

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Divide County closed all county and township roads to trucks until further notice.

Willful damage of public roads is a Class B misdemeanor.

Active road restrictions can be viewed at http://nd energy.org/Restrictions.

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