Crash snarled traffic on Interstate 35 at Chouteau Trafficway

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Traffic was snarled Monday afternoon on Interstate 35 at Chouteau Trafficway in the Northland due to a two-vehicle crash.

A semi and car collided into the cable median barrier.

The crash was reported around 3 p.m.

Kansas City police said the injuries were minor.

As of 4:45 p.m., crews were still trying to remove the semi from the wreck.

Police said one lane on northbound I-35 was closed and one lane on southbound I-35 was closed. At one point, traffic was being diverted off the interstate to Chouteau Trafficway.

Before 5:45 p.m., the scene was cleared and all lanes were re-opened.

The cause of the wreck remains under investigation.

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