Vehicle fire shuts down two lanes on I-44 near Fenton

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO — A vehicle fire Wednesday morning closed to right lanes on Interstate 44 near Fenton, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The incident impacted the eastbound lanes on I-44 west of Bowles Avenue and was first reported at 9:27 a.m.

The scene was projected to clear at 10:16 a.m. but cleared several minutes early at 10:04 a.m.

No other details have been shared regarding the circumstances around the fire or any resulting injuries.


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