DES MOINES, IA - Multiple lanes on I-80 were shut down following a rush-hour crash in the Urbandale area on Thursday.
According to Iowa 511, the crash took place just after 5 p.m. in the outbound lanes of the interstate near Exit 126 to Douglas Avenue.
I-80 WB: Right shoulder blocked due to a multi-vehicle crash at Exit 126 - Douglas Avenue (Urbandale). https://t.co/27GpTqq1jl— Statewide Iowa 511 (@statewideia511) December 16, 2021
The circumstances leading up to the crash are not mentioned in the report. However, at least two lanes were shut down for some time afterward while crews worked to clear the wreckage.
Motorists have been advised to proceed with caution in the area as delays are likely throughout the evening.
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