Serving Iowa Families Statewide | Se Habla Español

News: Crash blocks lane on I-35 SB near central West Des Moines

WEST DES MOINES, IA -- A vehicle collision Tuesday morning closed a right lane on Interstate 35 near the Ashawa area in central West Des Moines, according to Iowa 511.

The accident impacted the southbound lanes from Interstate 235 (Exit 72A) to Mills Civic Parkway (Exit 70). It was first reported by 511 at 10:33 a.m.

A right shoulder was initially blocked, but shortly after, the right lane was shut down.

At 11:10 a.m., more than half an hour later, the scene had been cleared and the roadway was reopened to traffic.

It was not immediately clear what led up to the crash or whether anyone was seriously injured.

If you or a loved one has suffered injuries in a recent car accident caused by another driver, you deserve an experienced attorney on your side. Our team of Iowa car accident lawyers at Hope Law Firm is committed to handling every case with the care and compassion it deserves. Reach out by phone at 515-298-5056 or complete our online form to set up a free review and consultation.