Eastbound I-70 re-opens after three car crash is cleared - KMOV.com

Eastbound I-70 re-opens after three car crash is cleared

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By Daniel Fredman By Daniel Fredman
By Daniel Fredman By Daniel Fredman

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A three-vehicle closed lanes of Interstate 70 near the airport for several hours Tuesday afternoon.

The eastbound lanes of the interstate were closed near Natural Bridge around 4:00 p.m.  Firefighters said a vehicle was rear-ended causing the car to be overturned off the highway and onto Natural Bridge.

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The view from a Gateway Guide camera showed a large accident on the outer road, near the interstate. There was also at least one car near the median of the interstate.  

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Several emergency vehicles were on the interstate.

The driver of the car that was rear-ended was the only person injured. Authorities said that person had moderate injuries.

The interstate re-opened around 6:00 p.m.

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