Eastbound I-80 In Council Bluffs Reopened After Road Collapse

By: WOWT Email
By: WOWT Email
More Video...

The eastbound lanes of Interstate 80 between the Missouri River and South Expressway exit in Council Bluffs reopened Thursday morning.

Iowa Transportation Department engineer Troy Jerman said a portion of the interstate shoulder collapsed about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday as workers were installing a pipe under the roadway. They discovered a void that ran under the eastbound lanes so they were closed to traffic.

Interstate Closed

Drivers trying to cross from Nebraska into Iowa were directed north to Interstate 680 or south to the Veterans Memorial Bridge.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WOWT NBC Omaha 3501 Farnam Street Omaha, NE 68131 (402) 346-6666 sixonline@wowt.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 227157021 - wowt.com/a?a=227157021
Gray Television, Inc.