Crash shuts down lane on I-55 near Marine Villa in south St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO — A vehicle collision early Friday morning closed the left lane on Interstate 55 northbound near the Marine Villa neighborhood in south St. Louis, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The incident occurred in the stretch of I-55 northbound north of Potomac Street and was first reported at 3:32 a.m.

MoDOT projected the scene would clear at 4:13 a.m.

No further details have been shared on the circumstances around the crash.


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