I-44 closed while multiple-vehicle car crash cleaned up

Posted on 4 February 2018 at 9:17pm
Story image: I-44 closed while multiple-vehicle car crash cleaned up

WEBSTER COUNTY - The eastbound lanes of I-44 were closed from Mile Marker 106 to Mile Marker 113 after several vehicles were involved in a crash Sunday.

According to the Missouri Department of Transportation, all vehicles were being diverted at Marshfield onto Route 38 and to Route CC, until being reconnected to I-44 at Mile Marker 113. 

The interstate could be closed for up to 12 hours while emergency crews clean up the crash, MoDOT said.

Other crashes along I-44 caused closures near Rolla, including a 30 vehicle crash at Mile Marker 186, Missouri Highway Patrol Troop I said in a tweet at 4:21 p.m.

As of 6 p.m., MSHP said that I-44 at Mile Marker 186 will be opening soon, and other areas that were closed have opened. 

If you have any questions about travel conditions, MoDOT asks readers to visit www.modot.org or to call 888-275-6636.