KSDK – One person is dead after an accident on Interstate 55 Saturday afternoon.
The crash happened around 2:30 on I-55 near the Reavis Barracks exit.
St. Louis County police say a truck heading south lost a tire. That tire flew into the northbound lanes and hit an S-U-V, killing the driver.
Three others in the car were taken to the hospital.
All lanes on I-55 were shut down for part of the afternoon.