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Accident on I-235 Brings Westbound Lanes to a Standstill

DES MOINES, Iowa -- An accident Saturday afternoon brought the westbound lanes of Interstate 235 between Polk Boulevard and 56th Street to a standstill.

Police say road conditions caused a semi truck to slam into the median and then hit another car.

A hazmat team had to be called in to clean up a leak from the truck's diesel fuel tank.

No one was injured in the accident.

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