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ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KSDK) - An accident brieflyclosed both directions of Interstate 270 west of Riverview Drive in north St. Louis County.

A car and a tanker collided in the westbound lanes of I-270 Monday evening.

One lane is now getting by in each direction, but traffic is backed up in the area.

There's no word on the extent of any injuries or what caused the accident.