ST. LOUIS – MoDOT was en route to a crash that took place early Tuesday morning.
According to reports, a semi-truck and SUV were overturned around 4:30 a.m. at I-44 westbound and Antire Road leaving all westbound lanes closed. This was due to a light pole being struck and knocked down.
Drivers were advised to ride the alternate route taking northbound 141 to Manchester and then down 109, but another crash has taken place a little west 141.
Three lanes have now been opened, but the right-hand lane is still blocked. The overturned semi-truck is now upright and emergency crews are trying clear it from traffic.
The identities of the victims have not yet been released and injuries have not been reported. FOX 2 will update this story with more information as it becomes available.