Interstate 64 blocked

Published at 12:57 p.m. on March 17, 2014 | Modified at 1:01 p.m. on March 17, 2014

Two power poles snapped on either side of Interstate 64 at Fairview Heights, Ill., dropping lines onto the pavement and closing the highway in both directions. Traffic was detoured using the Illinois 159 ramps, creating a backup for several miles.

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