ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO — A vehicle accident Monday afternoon closes two right lanes on Interstate 170 northbound in northwest St. Louis near Kinloch, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.
I-170 NB BEFORE SCUDDER AVE
2 RIGHT LANES CLOSED
EST. CLEARANCE TIME: 3:28 PM
— MoDOT STL Traffic (@StLouisTraffic) July 19, 2021
The incident occurred south of Scudder Road and was first reported by MoDOT STL at 2:32 p.m.
An earlier post reported only one right lane was closed but the closure was upgraded to two right lanes several minutes later.
The scene was expected to clear at 3:28 p.m.
No further updates have been reported on the incident at this time.
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