UPDATE: 4:30 p.m. The Missouri Highway Patrol confirmed the semi is no longer a traffic issue.
ODESSA, Mo – According to preliminary reports, a vehicle on the Northwest Outer Road off I-70, in Odessa, is blocking the roadway. The vehicle is reportedly a semi. According to witnesses, traffic in that area is moving slowly, and motorists should use caution. Missouri Highway Patrol confirmed and said they were on scene for reports of a stranded motorist.