Collision blocks I-55 SB in Jefferson Co.

JEFFERSON CO., MO – A sizable collision shut down southbound I-55 past Highway Z early this morning, FOX 2 Now reports. Traffic was restored by 7:15 a.m.

Southbound traffic was delayed from Pevely through Festus during the morning rush hour, and the accident was evidently severe enough to slow northbound traffic as well.

We will continue to follow this developing story and provide additional updates as possible.

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