Route 63 is now open in both directions at the Phelps County Maries County line due to a large vehicle fire. Traffic is being diverted around the area via Interstate 44 and Route 68, the Missouri Department of Transportation Central District says.

Route 63 is closed in both directions at the Phelps County Maries County line due to a large vehicle fire. Traffic is being diverted around the area via Interstate 44 and Route 68, MoDOT says, adding to avoid the area.