ST. LOUIS, MO — A vehicle accident Monday afternoon closed the right lane on Interstate 44 eastbound near downtown St. Louis, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.
I-44 EB BEFORE I-64
RIGHT LANE CLOSED
EST. CLEARANCE TIME: 16:39
— MoDOT STL Traffic (@StLouisTraffic) July 19, 2021
The crash occurred on the stretch of I-44 eastbound before the merge to Interstate 64 and was first reported at 3:44 p.m.
MoDOT STL projected the scene would clear almost an hour later at 4:39 p.m.
No further information has been reported on the incident at this time.
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