Rush-hour crash closes lanes on I-55

ST. LOUIS, MO – Emergency services in St. Louis are reporting delays resulting from a collision along I-55 during rush-hour Friday evening.

According to the official Twitter page of the Missouri Department of Transportation, the incident occurred at about 3:50 p.m. within the southbound lanes of I-55 near McNutt Street.

Officials have not reported any injuries as a result of the crash. However, emergency vehicles were active at the scene. The left lane was shut down for about an hour immediately following the incident and has since been reopened.

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