[ooyala code=”loNm1kbjpwtZZPpp682VFvkKGInwY5ju” player_id=”c660b791c3704ff69d4162d7adb7c4a1″]
(KTVI) – St. Louis County police say that all lanes of Interstate 55 are shut down just south of Interstate 270 at the Butler Hill exit. An overturned semi tractor-trailer is involved in an accident and is on fire. The truck fire is being listed as a three alarm.
MoDOT reports that the highway is closed in both directions from I-270 to Meramec Bottom Rd. for a semi fire. I-55 may remain closed through rush-hour.
Fire, police and emergency vehicles are at the area. A Hazmat team is also addressing the situation.
A witness tells FOX 2 that there is another accident on I-55 near Arnold. Two semi-trucks collided on I-55 just south of 141 in Arnold. Those trucks also caught on fire. One person is dead in this crash. A witness tells FOX 2 that one truck collided with the other while trying to slow…
View original post 39 more words