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News: Collision closes lane on I-235 EB near NW Des Moines

DES MOINES, IA -- A vehicle accident Wednesday night blocked a right lane on Interstate 235 near the Drake neighborhood in northwest Des Moines, according to Stateside Iowa 511.

The crash happened on the eastbound interstate between 31st Street (Exit 6) and Cottage Grove Avenue. It was first reported by Iowa 511 at 8:48 p.m.

By 9:40 p.m., nearly an hour later, the scene had been cleared with all lanes reopened to traffic.

As of this writing, no further updates have been released regarding the parties involved.

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