Vehicle catches fire on NB I-55 near Bayless Ave
Posted on Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
ST. LOUIS, MO – A vehicle caught fire on northbound I-55 north of Bayless Avenue early this afternoon, blocking the right two lanes of traffic.
I-55 NB PAST BAYLESS AVE
2 RIGHT LANES CLOSED
EST. CLEARANCE TIME: 1:24 PM
— MoDOT STL Traffic (@StLouisTraffic) December 3, 2020
The Missouri Department of Transportation estimated that the incident would be cleared by 1:24 p.m.
While it is unclear at this time whether anyone was injured, this blog will be updated should that information become publicly available.
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