(Webster County) – Interstate 44 in Webster County has reopened to traffic after multiple vehicle crashes caused lane closures in both east and westbound lanes.
Both westbound lanes at mile marker 111, near Conway, are open. One eastbound lane remains closed at mile marker 96, near Springfield, while crews continue clearing the area. It may be several hours before the other eastbound lane opens.
As roads continue to be snow-covered, the Missouri Department of Transportation asks motorists to avoid travel until conditions improve.
For current road conditions, check MoDOT’s Traveler Information Map at www.modot.org or download the free traveler information app. Travelers can also pick up the phone and call MoDOT’s toll-free customer service center at 888-ASK-MODOT (888-275-6636). Customer service representatives are available to give road conditions updates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.