Overturned semi closes lanes on WB I-44 in west St. Louis - KMOV.com

Overturned semi closes lanes on WB I-44 in west St. Louis

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By Sarah Heath By Sarah Heath
By Sarah Heath By Sarah Heath

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) – A tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 44 forced several lanes to close as crews worked to clear the scene Tuesday morning.

According to police, a tractor-trailer overturned shortly before 5 o'clock Tuesday morning in west St. Louis County. The driver was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Crews closed the westbound lanes of I-44 just west of the Meramec River Bridge and I- 270. Lanes were closed through the morning commute. As of 9:30 a.m., two left lanes are still closed.

No word on what caused the wreck at this time.

No other injuires have been reported.

 

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