ST. LOUIS, MO – Two lanes were closed along I-270 causing delays for rush-hour commuters in St. Louis Thursday morning.
According to the official Twitter page of the Missouri Department of Transportation, the accident occurred in the westbound lanes of I-270 near the Florissant Avenue exit at about 7:43 a.m.
I-270 WB AT W FLORISSANT AVE
2 RIGHT LANES CLOSED
EST. CLEARANCE TIME: 8:13 AM
— MoDOT STL Traffic (@StLouisTraffic) September 24, 2020
Details regarding the cause of the crash or if any injuries were sustained as a result has not yet been made public. The right two lanes were closed for about a half-hour while the collision was safely removed from the roadway.
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