POWESHIEK COUNTY, Iowa — The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation and the Iowa State Patrol are on the scene of a shooting along I-80 in Poweshiek County Tuesday morning.
Sgt. Alex Dinkla with the Iowa State Patrol told WHO 13 that the incident happened along the westbound lanes of I-80 near the 188-mile marker. That’s east of the Grinnell exit.
Sgt. Dinkla said the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation is on the scene to investigate. He did not have any other information he could immediately release.
Assistant Director Mitch Mortvedt of the DCI confirmed his agency has responded to the shooting there was no information he could share at this time.
The right lane of westbound traffic was blocked because of the emergency vehicles but it was reopened shortly before 11:00 a.m.
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