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Accident Slows Traffic At I-80 & NW Boulevard

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UPDATE: The accident has been cleared and traffic is moving at a normal pace.

ORIGINAL: An accident on Interstate 80 at Northwest Boulevard has morning traffic moving slowly.

Iowa State Patrol says several vehicles, including semis are blocking the road.

They say only the shoulder is open for now.

There's a possibility that fuel maybe leaking.

Officials ask eastbound drivers to use I-280 or exit at 292 if possible.

Eastbound traffic is being  affected by the accident.

An eyewitness reports slick conditions at the scene.

Stay tuned for more details as we receive them.