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Interstate 55 Closed After Deadly Crash

Interstate 55 Closed After Deadly Crash
By: Heartland News

Interstate 55 was shut down for hours Wednesday between Exit-32 (Portageville) and Exit-27 (Wardell) due to a deadly traffic accident. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, I-55 is now open in both directions.

According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the accident happened around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.  A southbound SUV traveled across the median and struck and semi-truck head on.  Four people were killed in the two car accident.

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