Crash Blocks Southbound I-35 in Ankeny

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ANKENY, Iowa - A crash Saturday morning caused traffic to backup along I-35 in Ankeny.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, a flatbed truck was driving south carrying a construction boom truck. The boom was too tall and crashed into the Oralabor Road overpass above it.

The crash shut down two of the three southbound lanes of the interstate as traffic was backed up for four to five miles.

No injuries were reported.