A couple of inches of snow during the night coupled with 35-40 mph winds and a temperature drop of 40 degres has seen accidents and highway closures all over the St. Louis metro area. It's incredible how many wrecks have taken place this morning. Be careful out there.
The big one is a fuel tanker truck which collided with a snowplow on 55 near Bayless and the tanker is leaking gas.
And somewhere on 70 a multi car pileup
This is just two of many