Collision shuts down two lanes on I-170 SB in west St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — A vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon closed two left lanes on Interstate 170 southbound in west St. Louis, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The accident happened in the southbound lanes of I-170 north of Interstate 64 near Richmond Heights. It was first reported by MoDOT STL at 3:49 p.m.

The scene was projected to clear at 4:28 p.m. but cleared forty minutes early at 3:48 p.m.

No other information has been shared about the incident.


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