Collision, vehicle fire slows traffic on SB I-435 past 23rd Street

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A multi-vehicle crash and subsequent fire slowed traffic in the southbound lanes on I-435 past 23rd Street on Tuesday afternoon. Firefighters had to extinguish flames from a truck that was engulfed.

While one southbound lane remains closed, traffic is slowly beginning to pick up in the area.

FOX 4 has heard from police that there are no serious injuries, click this link to keep an eye on traffic.