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Sunday, December 18, 2016
I-44 closed in both directions west of Springfield
I-44 is CLOSED in both directions just west of Springfield.
All traffic is being detoured at Exit 67 (Bois D'arc/Republic).
A tractor trailer has crashed, and power lines are down across all lanes. Please avoid the area if possible, and expect delays.