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I-80 Accident

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One lane of Interstate 80 is back open after an accident involving two semi rigs. It happened around 12:30 p.m. Thursday at mile marker 287 near the I-280 interchange.  The westbound lane of the highway had to be closed while emergency crews worked to free a person who was trapped in the wreckage. A MedForce helicopter transported the victim to University hospitals in Iowa City. The highway is back open.

Look for more on the news at 5:00 and 6:00.