One injured during 12-car chain reaction crash on I-270

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- There was a significant traffic back up Thursday morning following a 12-car chain reaction crash on I-270 at the Chain of Rocks Bridge.  One person was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Authorities say five separate cars crashed around 7:30a.m. along the westbound lanes of the interstate. Traffic was backed up several miles affecting drivers on Illinois Route 3 and I-255.

No other injuries were reported.

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