Crash shuts down two lanes on I-70 EB near Maryland Heights

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO — A vehicle collision Monday evening closed two right lanes on Interstate 70 eastbound near Maryland Heights in far northwest St. Louis, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-70 west of the merge to Missouri Route 141 and was first reported at 7:35 p.m.

The scene was projected to clear almost an hour later at 8:27 p.m.

No further updates or information has been reported on the vehicles involved or any injuries sustained.


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