Up to 30 Vehicles Involved in I-80 Crash Near Iowa City

IOWA CITY, Iowa - The Iowa State Patrol is blaming Saturday's wind and snow for a multi-vehicle pileup that shut down the eastbound lanes of Interstate 80 for nearly 90 minutes.

It happened Saturday morning near the Dodge Street/Highway 1 exit. Troopers said as many as 30 vehicles crashed or ended up in the ditch, with an unknown number of injuries.

A state trooper's car was 1 of the vehicles hit. That officer was also among the injured.
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