I-80 reopened in both directions near Iowa City after crashes

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IOWA CITY, Iowa — I-80 eastbound and westbound are both reopened near Iowa City after two crashes on Saturday, Dec. 10, reports the Iowa DOT.

I-80 was closed briefly between Exit 244: Dubuque Street and Exit 242: 1st Avenue (Iowa City), and also between Exit 64: County Road N28 and Exit 70: IA 148; County Road F58 (3 miles east of the Brayton area).

Both lanes have reopened as of 4 p.m. Saturday, reports the Iowa DOT. The crashes caused lane backups.

Snow is expected to continue throughout the evening Saturday and into Sunday morning.

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