MARION COUNTY, Iowa – Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving two semis on Highway 163 near Pella.
The crash happened shortly after 5:30 a.m. Thursday. The Pella Police Department confirms the accident happened in the eastbound lanes of Highway 163, near 195th Avenue. That’s about four miles west of Pella.
One person was injured and transported to a local hospital. Police were not able to comment on their condition.
The eastbound lanes of traffic have been shut down in the area and a detour is in place. Travelers will want to plan for delays.