Collision closes lane on I-70 EB near Lake St. Louis

LAKE ST. LOUIS, MO — A crash Friday afternoon caused the right lane to shut down along Interstate 70 eastbound near Lake St. Louis, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The incident occurred in an area of I-70 eastbound before the exit to Lake St. Louis Boulevard and was reported at around 12:12 p.m.

MoDOT STL initially estimated the crash would clear around 12:55 p.m., but updated to report it was cleared early at 12:18 p.m.

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