Crash causes big jam on 270 - KMOV.com

Crash causes big jam on 270

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The car involved in the crash on the I-270 Chain of Rocks Bridge is removed from the scene. By Bryce Moore The car involved in the crash on the I-270 Chain of Rocks Bridge is removed from the scene. By Bryce Moore
Traffic backed up on the Chain of Rocks Bridge. By Bryce Moore Traffic backed up on the Chain of Rocks Bridge. By Bryce Moore
Traffic backed up approaching the Chain of Rocks Bridge. By Bryce Moore Traffic backed up approaching the Chain of Rocks Bridge. By Bryce Moore

Granite City, Illinois (KMOV.com) – Traffic is rolling this afternoon following a two vehicle accident on the Illinois side of the I-270 Chain of Rocks Bridge.

The accident happened just after noon Monday in the east bound lanes.

The view from SkyZoom 4 indicates that a tractor trailer smashed into the back of a small car. The entire back half of the car appears to have gone under the semi.

There are no serious injuries reported.

The accident resulted in a long traffic back up back across bridge and well into Missouri.

The Authorities managed to clear the accident around 2 p.m.

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