DES MOINES, IA - East 14th Street was shut down following a collision and ensuing fuel leak on Wednesday morning.
According to a report by Des Moines Police, the crash occurred at about 10:30 a.m. at the intersection of 14th Street and East University Avenue.
***TRAFFIC ALERT*** E.14th Street, southbound, is temporarily CLOSED at E. University Ave. while officers investigate a crash resulting in a fuel spill. DMFD Hazmat on scene. Full closure expected to last less than an hour. Expect delays. pic.twitter.com/9UyemNRozo— Des Moines Police (@DMPolice) September 8, 2021
Hazmat crews were forced to shut down the intersection following the crash.
The circumstances leading up to the collision remain unclear at this time. Our team will update this blog with further information, should it be released to the public.
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