UPDATE (10/4/16 at 3:13 p.m.) –Higginsville Police says the scene has been cleared.



LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Mo. – A two-vehicle collision at the Higginsville Junction near I-70 and Highway 13 has both southbound lanes of Highway 13 blocked.

KMZU’s Donn Emis reports the collision occurred just north of I-70 on Highway 13, in front of a Casey’s General Store, and involves a commercial truck and an SUV.

Emergency crews are on scene, including Higginsville Police and the Missouri State Highway Patrol. They are directing traffic around the accident at this time. Motorists are urged to use caution.

KMZU news will let you know when the scene is clear.