Semi crashes on James River Freeway west of Springfield

Published: Nov. 22, 2021 at 7:52 AM CST
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - MoDOT reopened all lanes of traffic Monday afternoon on James River Freeway west of Springfield after an injury crash involving a semi.

The crash happened around 7 a.m. between I-44 and State Highway MM.

Investigators say the semi rolled in the crash. The tanker was carrying ethanol. Crews transferred it onto another tanker.

The driver did not suffer any injuries.

Cleanup of the crash took nearly eight hours.

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