Accident at intersection of Interstate 280 and River Drive results in injuries, road closure

DAVENPORT -- Multiple injuries were reported and the Iowa bound Interstate 280 on ramp and a portion of River Drive  were closed Friday afternoon just before 4 p.m. A semi and an SUV collided near the River Drive and I-280 interchange.

At least one passenger in the SUV was extricated by emergency personnel. There was also a Life Flight air ambulance called in, however officials were not releasing details about the severity or nature of injuries.

The section of River Drive near the interchange was closed for more than an hour. It re-opened shortly before 5 p.m.