Interstate 55 reopened at Route Z after single-car crash - KMOV.com

Interstate 55 reopened at Route Z after single-car crash

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PEVELY, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Officials closed southbound Interstate 55 past Route Z due to a single-car crash Monday night.

Police say they attempted to pull over a man around 8:30 p.m. for speeding when he refused to stop and lost control of his vehicle.

The vehicle crashed and hit a highway bluff. 

Traffic was shut down for an hour as crews worked to clear the scene. The roadway reopened just after 9:30 p.m.

The condition of the man has not been released.

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