Tractor-trailer carrying cattle overturns along I-435 in Northland near 96th Street, forces crews to shut down interstate

I-435 is shut down in both directions after a tractor-trailer carrying cattle overturned along the interstate.

KANSAS CITY,  Mo. — MoDOT crews shut down northbound and southbound I-435 near 96th Street in the Northland Thursday due to an overturned tractor-trailer.

A dispatcher told Fox 4 that the tractor-trailer that overturned was carrying cattle and some got loose. The dispatcher did not have a specific number of cattle but said there were “a lot.”

The interstate reopened around 7:30 p.m.

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