Traffic On Interstate 49 Moving Again After Injury Collision Closes Lane

BENTON COUNTY (KFSM) — A portion of a lane traveling south along Interstate 49 is now open after being closed for nearly 45 minutes due to a collision involving an injury.

The closure was near the Lowell exit at mile marker 78 at East Monroe Avenue. During the closure, traffic was backed up to exit 82.

Police have yet to release information about the collision.

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