UPDATE: I-74 Illinois bound is now moving freely.


ORIGINAL STORY: An accident on I-74 Illinois bound is causing major delays in the heart of rush hour.

As of 5:20 p.m., traffic was backed up from the bridge past the I-74 and Spruce Hills/ Kimberly complex.

Avoid the area for the time being.

Iowa Department of Transportation

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