Semi carrying possible flammable material closes exit off I-70 - KCTV5

Semi carrying possible flammable material closes exit off I-70

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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

The traffic stop of a semitrailer has closed the 23rd Street exit off of Interstate 70 westbound Thursday.

Police pulled over the semi just before 7 p.m. Officers found the load it was carrying to be hazardous and possibly flammable. They've called in commercial truck inspectors and a hazmat team.

I-70 westbound to the 23rd Street exit is closed and drivers are advised to use an alternate route until the scene is cleared.

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