troubleshooting Question

SQL - How to concatenate a string with condition

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Microsoft SQL Server
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I have a table tbl1

Name | account code | Type  | detail
-----------------------------------------------------------------
P1       | 12345              | Open | detail1
P2       | 12341              | Close |

I would like to do a Select that will selectively concatenate the information into a description if the information is available.
e.g

for first record
P1 - 12345 - Open (detail1)
but for second record, no detail being concatenated since it is not available.
P1 - 12341 - Close


How will I do that?
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