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One dead after fiery crash on I-80


JASPER COUNTY (KWWL) -- At least one person is dead after a fiery crash on Interstate 80 in central Iowa.

It happened Monday night near the Colfax exit in Jasper County.

Authorities say around 6:30 pm a semi, a van and a pickup were stopped in the right lane because of traffic congestion.  A second semi then hit the back of the pickup causing a chain reaction.  A fire erupted and burned three vehicles.

The state patrol says one person was killed.  A name has not been released.

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