POTOSI, MO (KFVS) - The Washington County, Missouri Sheriff’s Office reported a pipe bomb was found and Highway 21 was shut down on Friday, Feb. 8 around 6:30 p.m.
It was found north of Simpson Rd. on Highway 21. The road is now open.
The St. Louis Regional Bomb Squad was called to investigate.
Traffic was being diverted across Hwy. E and Hwy. 47.
Another pipe bomb was found in Washington County in December.