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Fatal crash shuts down eastbound I-70 overnight

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- An early morning fatal accident shut down eastbound Interstate 70 near Tucker in downtown St. Louis for several hours overnight. Authorities say multiple vehicles were involved in the accident around 1:45am. One person was ejected from a vehicle and killed. Several others were injured and taken to area hospitals.

The crash happened very near the I-70 and I-44 split at the approach to the Stan Musial Veterans’ Memorial Bridge.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.