LEXINGTON, Mo.- Lexington Fire and Rescue has reported a high angle rescue taking place at the Ike Skelton Bridge on MO-13 Highway.

Details are limited but multiple sources say the rescue has been underway all afternoon. A Facebook post by the Lexington Fire and Rescue provide some details into the incident:

Lexington Fire, Mo Highway Patrol, Lafayette County Sherrif Department and Ray county Sheriff are currently working a…

Posted by Lexington Fire and Rescue on Friday, August 11, 2017

 

KMZU News will continue to confirm information from sources as they become available. Traffic is reportedly hindered along the bridge and drivers should avoid area.  Further reports indicate the northbound lanes to Richmond are shut down.

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