Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - This afternoon’s commute on Highway 52 in Rochester has become difficult.

The light snow that has fallen this afternoon as apparently created some very slick conditions and there have been several traffic crashes and vehicle spinouts on Highway 52 between Apache Mall and northwest Rochester. The State Patrol, Rochester Police, and the Rochester Fire Department have been responding to the crashes since about 4:30 PM. If you can find an alternate route, you’re advised to do so.