Flood: Highway 11 in Brandon closing Thursday afternoon

(MGN)

BRANDON, S.D. - Due to rising water levels on the Big Sioux River, part of South Dakota Highway 11 near Brandon will be closed Thursday afternoon.

South Dakota Department of Transportation officials said the closure, beginning at 3 p.m. will be approximately 2 miles south of Brandon.

Drivers are encouraged to use an alternate route.

You can find a map of road closures from the South Dakota Department of Transportation here.