Collision closes lane on I-270 WB in north St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — A vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon closed the right lane on Interstate 270 westbound in north St. Louis, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The incident occurred in the westbound lanes of I-270 west of Missouri Route 367 near Christian Hospital and was first reported at 12:50 p.m. to be on the right shoulder.

At 1:05 p.m., the right lane was reported closed.

MoDOT projected the scene would clear at 1:44 p.m.

No further details have been reported on the circumstances behind the accident or the vehicles involved.


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