UPDATE: Traffic alert: Semi rollover accident near I-40 and Sooner Rd.

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UPDATE : Officials are still working on clearing the roadway as of 9:20 p.m.

All westbound lanes of Interstate 40 are down. OHP has a detour in place starting at Town Center Dr. through SE 29th St.

MIDWEST CITY, Okla. –  Drivers may run into some traffic following an accident Saturday evening.

Authorities say a semi accident has forced officials to block off lanes on I-40 westbound, just east of Sooner Rd.

Authorities responded to the accident just after 5:30 p.m.

Crews are on scene working to clear the wreckage.

Officials have not stated the cause of the accident.

Drivers should avoid this area.

This is a developing story. Refresh this page for updated information.