Multiple lanes closed following accident on I-255

ST. LOUIS, MO – Officials with the Missouri State Highway Patrol were forced to close the eastbound lanes along a busy freeway during Friday evening’s rush hour.

According to the Missouri Department of Transportation Twitter page, the collision occurred within the eastbound lanes of I-255 near Telegraph Road just after 5:30 p.m.

No injuries were reported immediately following the collision. However, officials closed three lanes while the crash was investigated and cleared from the roadway.

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