NB I-55 lanes back open after crash near Portageville

PEMISCOT COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -Northbound Interstate 55 lanes are back open after being shut down for several hours at mile marker 28 in Pemiscot County, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation and Missouri Highway Patrol.

Trooper Clark Parrott with the Missouri State Highway Patrol says a vehicle was driving south in the northbound lanes when it hit a tractor-trailer head on just south of Portageville.

Parrott says the driver of the passenger vehicle was taken to Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti with minor injuries.

The passenger car has been moved, but as of 5 p.m., the tractor-trailer was still blocking traffic.

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