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FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. (KSDK) - Interstate 64 was closed in both directions Monday morning after a semi-truck clipped and knocked over some power lines.

The accident occurred just before 11:15 a.m. on an exit ramp from I-64 to Route 159 in Fairview Heights.

The power lines were cleared and the interstate reopened to traffic by 1:05 p.m.

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