Driver hurt when two semis collide on I-280 ramp
One driver was airlifted to a hospital after two tractor-trailers crashed on the exit ramp from westbound Interstate 280 to Rockingham Road.
The wreck was reported at about 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 14, 2014.
The crash was at the stop sign where the exit ramp meets Rockingham Road. Police said one of the rigs had rear-ended the other.
One of the drivers was taken by helicopter ambulance to a hospital in Iowa City. A spokesman for Davenport Police said that driver suffered a serious but non-life-threatening leg injury.
Police said charges were pending as a result of the crash.
Emergency vehicles blocked the exit from eastbound I-280 to Rockingham Road/Highway 22 for more than an hour.