Accident halts afternoon traffic on I-255
Posted on Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
ST. LOUIS, MO – Officials with the Missouri State Highway Patrol are urging motorists to proceed with caution after an accident halts traffic on I-255 Thursday afternoon.
According to the official Twitter page of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the accident occurred just after noon in the eastbound lanes of I-255 near Lemay Ferry Road.
I-255 EB TO LEMAY FERRY RD
BE PREPARED TO STOP
EST. CLEARANCE TIME: 1:14 PM
— MoDOT STL Traffic (@StLouisTraffic) October 22, 2020
No injuries have been reported as an immediate result of the crash. However, traffic was blocked up for just over an hour as the lanes were reopened shortly after 1:15 p.m.
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