Accident shuts down 2 lanes near I-170
Posted on Wednesday, October 21st, 2020
ST. LOUIS, MO – Officials with the Missouri State Highway Patrol were forced to shut down two lanes along I-70 following a late morning crash Wednesday.
According to the official Twitter page of the Missouri Department of Transportation, the accident was reported in the eastbound lanes of I-70 at the I-170 interchange at about 10:22.
I-70 EB AT I-170
2 LEFT LANES CLOSED
EST. CLEARANCE TIME: 11:07 AM
— MoDOT STL Traffic (@StLouisTraffic) October 21, 2020
No injuries were reported as an immediate result of the crash. However, the right two lanes were closed down for about 45 minutes causing delays for commuters attempting to get to I-170 from I-70.
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