Southern Expressway east of Kingshighway in Cape Girardeau closed due to fuel spill

Southern Expressway east of Kingshighway in Cape Girardeau closed due to fuel spill
Southern Expressway east of Kingshighway is closed due to a fuel spill. (Source: KFVS)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Southern Expressway east of Kingshighway was closed on Monday, May 18.

According to Cape Girardeau police, a large amount of diesel fuel spilled on the road from a commercial tanker.

It would be closed until further notice.

They said hazmat crews were enroute to clean the roadway.

Drivers could use West End Boulevard as a detour to reach businesses on Southern Expressway.

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