A multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 near St. Joseph this afternoon has traffic backed up.

The State Patrol says several vehicles including at least one semi are involved.

The crash has blocked traffic between Highway 23 and Stearns County Road 2.  Traffic is being re-routed around the crash scene and that section of I-94 is expected to be closed for several hours.

You are advised to find alternate routes.

No word on injuries at this time.