UPDATE: 10:45 a.m. - May 18, 2022
MISSOULA - Traffic is flowing once again on Interstate 90 westbound in Missoula.
A MEANS Alert sent on behalf of the Montana Highway Patrol states the freeway once again is open.
Traffic is no longer being detoured at the Reserve Street exit.
(first report: 9:04 a.m. - May 18, 2022)
The westbound lanes of Interstate 90 in Missoula remain closed due to an accident.
The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) reports a multi-vehicle accident near the Expressway exit has closed the freeway.
All westbound traffic on I-90 is being detoured off at the Reserve Street exit.
A MEANS Alert issued on behalf of the Montana Highway Patrol (MHP) states two vehicles are involved in the crash.
The accident was reported to the MHP shortly after 4:30 a.m.
There is no word on how much longer I-90 westbound will remain closed.