ST. LOUIS, MO – An accident blocked the two left-most lanes of westbound I-70 just past Lucas and Hunt Road early this morning, according to a tweet from MoDOT.
I-70 WB PAST LUCAS & HUNT RD
2 LEFT LANES CLOSED
EST. CLEARANCE TIME: 4:33 AM
— MoDOT STL Traffic (@StLouisTraffic) June 10, 2021
The collision took place sometime before 3:46 a.m., when the tweet was sent out. MoDOT estimated that the travel lanes would reopen by 4:33 a.m. but did not provide any follow-ups.
We will update our blog if injuries are reported.
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