YouTube download / AP video / Authorities in Iowa say at least 50 vehicles were involved in a massive pileup on Interstate 80 near Des Moines during a snowstorm. Iowa State Patrol Sgt. Alex Dinkla says about 50 vehicles were involved in the Monday morning crash between Altoona and the junction of Interstates 35 and 235, closing long stretches of the interstate for an hour. At least one person was seriously hurt in the Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, mishap.
DRAMATIC: At least 50 vehicles involved in Iowa interstate pileup during snowstorm
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