DES MOINES, IA -- A vehicle collision Sunday evening blocked a left lane and both shoulders on Interstate 235 near the Douglas Acres neighborhood in northeast Des Moines, according to Stateside Iowa 511.
The accident occurred on the eastbound lanes between U.S. Highway 6 and East Euclid Avenue (Exit 12) and I-80 (Exit 137A). It was first reported by Iowa 511 at 5:10 p.m.
Only the shoulders were initially impacted, but by 5:17 p.m., the left lane was shut down.
I-235 EB: Left lane blocked due to a crash from Exit 12 - US 6; East Euclid Avenue to Exit 137A - I-80 (Des Moines). https://t.co/Qu7u5Ym943— Statewide Iowa 511 (@statewideia511) February 13, 2022
At 5:49 p.m., nearly 40 minutes later, the scene had been cleared from the roadway and all lanes were reopened to traffic.
I-235 EB: Roadway reopened to traffic from Exit 12 - US 6; East Euclid Avenue to Exit 137A - I-80 (Des Moines). https://t.co/Qu7u5Ym943— Statewide Iowa 511 (@statewideia511) February 13, 2022
As of this writing, no additional information has been shared regarding the parties involved or any serious injuries.
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