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News: Collision blocks lane on I-235 at 56th Street

DES MOINES, IA - At least one lane was shut down on I-235 following a collision in west Des Moines this afternoon.

According to Iowa 511, the crash took place shortly before 2 p.m. in the eastbound lanes of the freeway near Exit 5A to 56th Street.

The events leading up to the crash are not mentioned in the report. However, the center lane was blocked while emergency crews worked to clear the scene.

It is unclear at this time if any injuries were sustained in the wreck.

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