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GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. — Crews are investigating after a dummy bearing a President Obama face mask was found hanging from the Lesholz Bridge over I-70 near Grain Valley, Mo. Police received the report around 5:30 a.m. Monday.

Authorities rerouted traffic due to the distraction it caused Monday. Traffic across the bridge has since been allowed to cross.

Crews, using a robot, removed the dummy and took it into a nearby field where it was x-rayed for possible explosives.

FOX 4 News is at the scene and will have more information as soon as it becomes available.

They have removed the dummy with a bomb handling robot and investigation will continue today.

Stay Classy, there.  I have no problem with protest, even big protest.. but it's real chicken s*** stuff to do something like this over a federal highway and just walk off.  If you're going to do it, stand up and own your work and face the consequences.   Explain why you did it.  Otherwise, everyone knows the truth: you're just a bunch of conspiracy minded racists who are too chicken to own your own message.

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