Vehicle fire shuts down two lanes on I-44 WB near Webster Groves

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO — A vehicle fire Thursday afternoon closed two right lanes on Interstate 44 westbound in Webster Groves near southwest St. Louis, according to MoDOT STL Traffic.

The incident impacts the westbound lanes of I-44 near Big Bend Boulevard and was first reported at 3:58 p.m.

The scene was projected to clear at 4:45 p.m.

No further updates or information on the incident has been reported at this time.


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