The Highway is back open, crews were able to clear the scene and reopened Highway 71 around 1 a.m. Thursday morning. 

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Highway 71 is closed at Muskie Bay Hill as per a report from Sioux Narrows-Nestor Falls Fire Chief, Mike Kakeeway.

He said a tractor-trailer unit has hit the ditch forcing the highway to close. 

Firefighters are on the scene, and no injuries have been reported. 

Kakeeway mentioned highway conditions are unfavorable and icy. 

You can check the current road conditions on the Fix Auto Road Report page.

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