Collision closes two lanes on I-55 SB in southwest St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — A vehicle accident Sunday evening closed two right lanes on Interstate 55 southbound in southwest St. Louis, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The crash happened in the stretch of I-55 southbound south of the merge to Interstate 255 near Mehlville and was reported at 6:10 p.m.

MoDOT projected a clearance time of 7:02 p.m.

No other updates or details have been shared about the circumstances around the crash.


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