Iowa DOT News Release

Interstate 80 now closed in both directions in Cass County #iatraffic

Posted on: December 10, 2016

AMES, Iowa – Dec. 10, 2016 – 12:15 p.m. –  Both directions of Interstate 80 between exit 64 (Cass County Road N-28) and exit 70 (Iowa 148) in the Anita area are now closed. The closure may last several hours. Multiple crashes in the area, one involving hazardous materials, have caused all traffic to be detoured. Avoid the area if possible.

For anyone who is traveling today, please slow down and allow plenty of space between vehicles if there is winter weather. 

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Iowa highway in the evening