Southbound I-435 reopens after serious early morning accident

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Southbound Interstate 435 near Gregory Blvd. was closed early Thursday morning due to an accident.

Police said that a semi truck and SUV were involved in the accident.

Just after 6 a.m. three emergency vehicles with arrows were on scene to block the highway.

Police and MDOT are calling this accident serious.

The highway reopened just after 6:30 a.m.

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FOX 4 has a crew on scene.