One southbound lane of I-55 shut down after semi overturns

By Heartland News

PERRY COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - The passing lane of the southbound lanes of Interstate 55 is not open at mile marker 135 in Perry County.

A semi truck overturned at 2:43 p.m., according to the Perry County Sheriff's Office.

The southbound lanes of I-55 were closed from mile marker 135 to 136.

Crews are slowly sending traffic through the passing lane while cleanup is in progress.

The driver of the semi was taken to the hospital.

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