Crash blocks traffic overnight on Interstate 64 in East St. Louis

3:58 AM, May 16, 2013   |    comments
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East St. Louis, IL (KSDK) - Illinois State Police investigators continue to work the circumstnaces of an overnight accident that left most of eastbound Interstate 64 blocked.

Around 1:00 a.m. Thursday, a sport utility vehicle was on the highway when the driver lost control, flipping the vehicle over into the remaining traffic lanes.

Authorities have not been able to determine what caused the driver to lose control.  There was not immediate word on whether the driver or anyone inside the SUV was injured in the accident.

Traffic was backed up for more than an hour on eastbound 64 while the accident was investigated and cleared.

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