(KMOV)-- A portion of Interstate 270 was shut down due to multiple accidents near Old Halls Ferry Road, two of which involved multiple vehicles.
The eastbound lanes of the interstate were closed while crews cleared the scenes. Traffic was being diverted to Old Halls Ferry Rd. According to authorities, there were three separate accidents within a half-mile. Two involved multiple vehicles.
Ambulances were called to the scenes, but the extent of any injuries is unknown.