Six-car pileup closes lanes on I-435 - KCTV5

Commuters seeing slick roads as they make their way home

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OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -

Commuters are dealing with slick roads and multiple wrecks on busy interstates and highways as they make their way home.

A six-car pileup closed some lanes of Interstate 435 Friday afternoon.

The wreck was reported in the eastbound lanes of I-435 at Quivira Road about 3:45 p.m.

The two left lanes of I-435 are closed while emergency personnel work to clear the scene.

There's no word on injuries.

The area of I-435 near Grandview Road has been a popular area for crashes. While exiting, many motorists appear to experience slick ramps that haven't been completely cleared. In that specific area, the drivers are forced to make a decision to crash into another vehicle or drive off the road into a snowdrift.

Many wrecks have been happening along busy roadways. Click here for the latest road conditions and closures.

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