Fiery Crash On I-70 in Montgomery County
All lanes of I-70 are back open in Montgomery County after a fiery crash involving multiple vehicles last (Wednesday) night.
According to the Missouri Highway Patrol the accident involved two tractor-trailers and third vehicle near mile marker 181.
The patrol reports at least two people were taken to the hospital with injuries.
Some fuel from a tanker truck also leaked into a ditch and was confined to the area of the crash.
Both sides of I-70 were down for hours while emergency workers cleared the scene.
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