TRAFFIC ALERT: Eastbound I-44 shut down in Lawrence County due to traffic crash

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MT VERNON, Mo. (KSNF/KODE) — A vehicle crash has shut down eastbound I-44 in Lawrence County.

The crash happened near Mile Marker 54, between Mt. Vernon and Halltown.

A semi is overturned, completely blocking the roadway.

MODOT estimates it will take at least two hours to clear the roadway.

Traffic is being diverted at the Chesapeake exit (Exit 49).

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