Tanker truck fire closes westbound lanes of I-70 near Lambert Ai - KMOV.com

Tanker truck fire closes westbound lanes of I-70 near Lambert Airport

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Skyzoom 4 was over the scene and saw the cab of the truck detached from the tank around 6:30 a.m. By Stephanie Baumer Skyzoom 4 was over the scene and saw the cab of the truck detached from the tank around 6:30 a.m. By Stephanie Baumer

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – The westbound lanes of Interstate 70 near Lambert Airport were closed for a short period of time due to an early morning tanker truck fire.

Skyzoom 4 was over the scene and saw the cab of the truck detached from the tank around 6:30 a.m.

Numerous fire trucks responded to the accident scene and blocked the interstate near the accident scene.  

It is unknown if anyone was injured in the accident.

All lanes of the roadway reopened around 6:45 a.m. 

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