Collision closes multiple lanes on I-270 NB near Des Peres

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO — A vehicle collision Thursday afternoon closes four left lanes on Interstate 270 northbound near Des Peres in west St. Louis County, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The incident happened on the stretch of I-270 northbound at the merge to Manchester Road and was first reported at 1:41 p.m.

MoDOT projected the scene would clear at 2:44 p.m.

By 2:11 p.m., the scene had been moved to the right shoulder.

At 2:26 p.m., the scene was reported cleared several minutes ahead of schedule.

No other information has been shared on the vehicles involved or any injuries sustained.


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