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Long line of traffic after semi-truck crash on Highway 212 in Chaska

Police are warning motorists about lengthy delays.

A crash involving a semi-truck on Highway 212 in Chaska is causing lengthy delays.

The wreck happened just before 6:30 a.m. Friday on eastbound Highway 212 east of Highway 41. MnDOT shows traffic that direction is being reduced to one lane as vehicles pass by on the shoulder.

The Chaska Police Department is warning motorists that "drive times will increase dramatically" due to the "large crash," and suggests finding an alternate route if possible.

The exact circumstances of the wreck aren't known at this point.

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