ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – An 18-wheeler carrying paint overturned on Old Lemay Ferry Road yesterday. The road closure is now affecting bus routes this morning.

Fox School District Superintendent Jim Wipke sent a letter this morning alerting parents to significant delays for bus routes. The 18-wheeler that overturned caused a major spill of paint cans, which has required a thorough cleaning from MoDot. Fortunately, no one was hurt but crews are still working on making the area safe for commuters.

Wipke says they anticipate the road closure on Old Lemay Ferry Road will impact attendance in the southern portion of the Fox School District. It is anticipated the road will be open by the afternoon.

Calls to MoDot and the Fox School District were not immediately returned this morning for updates.

Follow us on Twitter | Like us on Facebook


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Listen Live