mile-marker 78 Marshall, from MODOT camera

UPDATE:  11 a.m. – Missouri Transportation Department no longer shows any potential delays due to the traffic incident at I-70 and Highway 65.  

MARSHALL JUNCTION, MO – Initial reports indicate a vehicle accident in Saline County Wednesday morning.

Missouri Transportation Department advises the accident is in both the westbound and eastbound lanes of I-70 past 78 exit, at the Marshall junction, with 65 Highway. MODOT cameras indicate the presence of a trailer traversing the median.  Estimated time of clearance is sometime in the 9 a.m. hour.

Motorists should expect delays in both lanes until debris is cleared. No information has been provided regarding persons involved or potential injuries.