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News: Accident closes all lanes on I-80 WB near West Des Moines

WEST DES MOINES, IA -- A vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon blocked all westbound lanes on Interstate 80 near West Des Moines, according to Iowa 511.

The accident impacted a stretch of the interstate between Jordan Creek Parkway (Exit 121) and Grand Prairie Parkway (Exit 118). It was first reported by 511 at 11:22 a.m.

By 12:13 p.m., nearly an hour later, the scene appeared to have been moved to the left shoulder, but a few minutes later, the left lane was closed.

Authorities were working to detour motorists away from the area.

No further updates have been released regarding the parties involved or any injuries sustained.

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