West St. Louis County (KMOV.com) - A tractor trailer driver is recovering from injuries after the big rig he was driving went off the road and slamed into the shoulder along Interstate 44.
The accident happened in the eastbound lanes just after 10 a.m. at the Lewis Road overpass. Debris from the crash forced authorities to shut down the intersate in both directions for more than an hour.
No word on what caused the accident, however it was raining at the time of the crash.
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