Updated at 4:59 p.m.
Missouri Department of Transportation have cleared a car accident on westbound Interstate 70 after a car struck a pedestrian Thursday around 3:30 p.m.
According to MoDOT, the accident was cleared shortly after 4:30 p.m.
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The accident happened around 3:30 p.m. near the 5th Street exit.
St. Charles Patch will have more on this story as it developes.
Rush hour traffic on I-70, near the Blanchette Bridge, is already routinely backed up as Missouri Department of Transportation crews continue rebuilding a portion of the bridge.