Crash involving semi and combine ties-up traffic in Stoddard Co., MO

Crash involving semi and combine ties-up traffic in Stoddard Co., MO
A semi-tractor trailer and a combine crash on Highway 60 in Stoddard County, Missouri . (Source: Louise Colson Cole)

STODDARD COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A crash involving a semi-tractor trailer and a combine tied up traffic in Stoddard County, Missouri.

The crash happened on U.S. 60 about nine-miles East of Dexter around 11:42 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol (MHP) said traffic on westbound 60 was blocked for an undetermined amount of time as workers clear the crash site. The highway is back open as of early Tuesday evening.

Traffic was being diverted onto Route AH to MO 114 to MO 153 to 60. Shortly after the crash, Stoddard County Sheriff’s deputies directed traffic around the debris.

Viewers said traffic was brought to a crawl.

The only injury reported was to someone’s hand.

The cause of the crash is unclear at this time.

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