Incident blocks exit ramp off I-55

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO – Officials in Cape Girardeau are urging motorists to find an alternate route into town since the I-55 exit has been closed following an incident.

According to the official Twitter page of the Missouri Department of Transportation, the accident occurred on the I-55 northbound exit 93B to Cape Girardeau shortly before 12:30 p.m.

No injuries have been reported as an immediate result of the incident. However, this situation is still developing. We will provide any pertinent updates as they are made public.

This article is one in a series presented by OnderLaw to inform our neighbors about car accidents and traffic news across our city. It should not be interpreted as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured in a car accident, we would like to discuss your case in detail. Depending on the circumstances, you may be entitled to financial compensation for your medical bills, your lost income, and other expenses. More importantly, the only way to fight for a change to the dangerous interstate or fix the root cause of many accidents is to enlist the help of an experienced attorney that has the possibility to effect change and can prevent this from happening to another family. Contact us today to speak to one of our compassionate St. Louis car accident attorneys.