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SEVERE STORM: Semi Rollover On I-35

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Wind blows over semi near Elkart submitted by Nick Plahn.

As tornado warnings were given for several counties in central Iowa Sunday evening drivers experienced winds of over 70 MPH.

A semi travelling on I-35 north of Ankeny near Elkhart rolled over.

Viewer, Nick Plahn was driving when it happened and submitted the picture. He says it happened right in front of him, saying it “was crazy.”

Authorities say the driver was injured in the incident. The extent of those injuries haven’t been released.

The storm took its toll for many in the metro. MidAmerican Energy is reporting nearly 4,500 customers in and around Des Moines are without power Sunday evening.