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Archive for Thursday, May 5, 2011

I-70 reopens after nails spill onto westbound lanes at Kansas River Bridge

May 5, 2011

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The westbound lanes of Interstate 70 at the Kansas River Bridge were shut down Thursday morning after a pallet of nails fell off a truck bed and spilled onto the highway.

Kansas Turnpike Authority spokeswoman Lisa Callahan said the accident happened at 6:05 a.m. just east of mile post 202.

Callahan said at least four cars received flat tires before crews could close the highway to clear the scene.

I-70 re-opened just before 9 a.m.

No one was injured.

Comments

beerbaron03 3 years, 7 months ago

sounds more like a james bond car chase to me.....

imastinker 3 years, 7 months ago

.....Yellow is behind, but catching up fast. Blue takes the lead, he's putting on speed. Red is behind, putting along. His Putt Putt motor keeps on humming.

tonytman 3 years, 7 months ago

there were more than 4 cars 9 cars and trucks here some with more than one tire flat i hope they find out who did it and that company payes for the damages

Sigmund 3 years, 7 months ago

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