Northbound I-55 in Ste. Genevieve County closed after semi-truck - KMOV.com

Northbound I-55 in Ste. Genevieve County closed after semi-truck crash

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STE. GENEVIEVE CO. (KMOV.com) -- The northbound lanes of Interstate 55 in Ste. Genevieve County were closed after a semi-truck crashed and caught fire Tuesday morning.

A semi-truck carrying ammunition collided with a “farm vehicle” around 6:40 a.m. at Highway N, shutting down the roadway, according to the Missouri Highway Patrol. The truck carrying ammunition caught fire following the accident.

The driver of the truck that was carrying ammunition was transported to the hospital following the accident, authorities said.

The roadway reopened before 10:00 a.m.

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