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Crash involving semi closes WB I-70 the Kansas Turnpike near Lawrence

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Posted at 5:21 PM, Jul 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-22 18:21:50-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A crash involving a tractor trailer closed down a portion of the Kansas Turnpike Friday afternoon near Lawrence.

The Kansas Turnpike Authority tweeted that all westbound lanes of Interstate 70 were closed from the Tonganoxie/Eudora interchange on the outskirts of Kansas City due to the crash.

The crash itself was located on the westbound lanes of I-70 just east of Lawrence.

No estimate was immediately available on when the road would reopen.