Collision shuts down I-270 NB near Creve Coeur

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO — A vehicle accident Sunday afternoon completely closed Interstate 270 northbound near Creve Coeur, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The crash happened in the northbound lanes of I-270 north of Olive Boulevard and was first reported at 2:40 p.m.

Motorists were encouraged to find alternate routes around the area.

At 2:46 p.m., three left lanes were reported closed, suggesting one lane was reopened.

The scene was projected to clear at 3:31 p.m.

No further information on the incident has been reported.


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