Report: I-80 near Des Moines closed due to multi-vehicle crash
ALTOONA, Iowa — Several vehicles were involved in a crash along Interstate 80 in the Des Moines area on Monday morning, December 9.
The crash shut down westbound I-80 at Mile Marker 139, according to the Iowa State Patrol.
WOI out of Des Moines reported that someone sustained a serious injury, according to the Iowa Department of Public Safety.
The Iowa Department of Transportation said a news vehicle from KCCI was also involved in the crash; the workers were OK and were still able to report on the collision.
This crash happened about 160 miles west of the Quad Cities.
(Editor’s Note: Initial reports indicated that the crash was fatal. The report has since changed to say one person has suffered a serious injury)