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Semi crash shuts down westbound I-94 near Albertville

The crash happened before 6 a.m. Monday.
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A semi crash on Interstate 94 has blocked the westbound lanes of traffic in the northwest metro early Monday morning. 

The crash happened on I-94 near the Hwy. 241 exit, near Albertville and St. Michael, around 5:45 a.m. 

A traffic camera from MnDOT shows what appears to be a big rig tipped on his side under an overpass. As of this writing (6:50 a.m.), traffic remained backed up towards Rogers, specifically between Hwy. 241 and County Road 37. 

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