JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. – Eastbound Interstate 70 was closed just after 7:00 p.m. Saturday night and remained closed until after 9:00 p.m. because of a multi-vehicle crash.

Kansas City Fire crews and MoDOT workers finish cleaning up the scene of a vehicle fire that closed a westbound lane for nearly two hours Saturday.

At least five vehicles were involved in a chain reaction crash just West of Nolan Road. There were several ambulances at the scene and at least one person was transported to a local hospital.

We will bring you an update once the information is made available.