SPRINGFIELD, Mo.– Patrolmen closed both directions of Interstate 44 near Phillipsburg on Thursday morning due to standing water. By 10:09 Thursday morning traffic was moving again according to Missouri State Highway Patrol.
The flood water is a result of aggressive storms that swept through a lot of Missouri late Wednesday night into the early hours of Thursday, May 23rd.
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