‘Moooove’ out of the way: Overturned cattle truck causes traffic problems in Kansas City area

LENEXA, Kan. (KSNT) – A semi tractor-trailer rollover in the Kansas City area is caused traffic problems Friday afternoon after at least 60 cattle became loose on the roadway following the crash.

The Kansas Department of Transportation tweeted at 12:30 p.m. that westbound I-435 to the westbound K-10 ramp is closed due to the wreck and expect it to be closed for at least 2 to 3 hours.  The ramp is now open.

KDOT says law enforcement crews are in the area herding up the cows and ask travelers to avoid the area.

No injuries have been reported at this time.

At 2:00 p.m. KDOT tweeted that eastbound K-10 and Ridgeview Road was back open. Also the westbound I-435 to  westbound K-10 ramp is now open.  Some cattle still remain loose but there are no more highway closures.   k.

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