Jack-Knifed UPS Truck Shuts Down WB 40 Downtown

DOWNTOWN ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Traffic troubles downtown may cause a delay in the morning commute. A jackknifed UPS tractor trailer shut down a stretch of Interstate 64 near Busch Stadium.

The crash happened  around 4:10 a.m. in the westbound lanes of Highway 40.  A tow truck showed up around 5 a.m. to help in the clean up process.  Police were diverted traffic off at 9th Street in downtown St. Louis.

Watch video shot by John Pertzborn.

 

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About Vera Culley

Hello, all! For nearly 10 years, I've been an web producer and handle the interactive content for FOX2now.com and STLMoms.com. An alum of East Saint Louis Senior High School, I earned my Broadcast Journalism degree at the University of Illinois in 2002. At FOX 2, I concentrate mainly on the morning news content as well as some of the most interesting and viral stories floating about the internet everyday. You can watch me every morning around 6:45 a.m. as I let you know "what's hot on the web." Before working for FOX 2, I was a producer, assignment editor, and associate producer for KPLR11 News. If you have any questions, cool videos or ideas, email me at vera.culley@tvstl.com.
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