Accident causes delay on I-270 EB near Hazelwood

HAZELWOOD, MO — An accident along Interstate 270 eastbound is causing traffic delays early Wednesday evening near Hazelwood, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The incident occurred near the exit to James S. McDonnell Boulevard and was reported around 4:18 p.m.

Commuters were told to expect standstill traffic.

MoDOT STL estimated the accident would be cleared around 5:08 p.m.

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