EB I-70 re-opens near Lucas and Hunt after accident is cleared - KMOV.com

EB I-70 re-opens near Lucas and Hunt after accident is cleared

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NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV.com) -

A wreck involving an overturned SUV closed all lanes of eastbound I-70 near Jennings Station Road Tuesday afternoon, snarling traffic in north St. Louis County Tuesday afternoon.

The accident occurred around 3:45 p.m.

One lane re-opened for a time but authorities shut down all eastbound traffic again around 4:30 p.m. when a car hit a fire truck. There is no immediate word on the any injuries. Authorities eventually re-opened all lanes.

Traffic was backed up past I-170 as a result of the accident.

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