ST. LOUIS, MO – Officials with the Missouri State Highway Patrol closed two lanes along I-70 following a collision early Monday afternoon.
According to the official Twitter page of the Missouri Department of Transportation, the incident occurred along I-70 near the MO 141 on-ramp just after 12:30 p.m.
I-70 EB BEFORE MO 141
2 LEFT LANES CLOSED
EST. CLEARANCE TIME: 1:18 PM
— MoDOT STL Traffic (@StLouisTraffic) September 21, 2020
Details regarding the cause of the accident or the number of vehicles involved have no yet been made public. However, the left two lanes were closed for about an hour following the crash.
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