Traffic backs up for miles after Budweiser truck topples rolls over on I-55/70

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by KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on March 5, 2014 at 7:05 AM

Updated Wednesday, Mar 5 at 8:34 PM

Traffic backs up for miles after Budweiser truck topples rolls over on I-55/70

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(KMOV) -- A Budweiser semi truck toppled over in St. Clair County, causing a traffic nightmare for hundreds of drivers heading into downtown St. Louis Wednesday morning.

The truck wrecked on westbound Interstate 55/70 just west of the merger with Interstate 64 around 5:40 a.m.

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Only one westbound lane was getting by until another lane reopened at about 7:20 a.m. Traffic at one point was backed up for several miles.

It was unclear if the driver of the truck suffered injuries.

The cause of the wreck was not immediately known.

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