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Semi overturned on 218 near Cedar Falls


Officers responded to am overturned semi on the southbound Highway 218 near Cedar Falls around 7 p.m. Friday.

"Recovery operations and lane closure on eastbound Iowa Highway 57 are expected to last for hours," said Craig Berte, Captain of Cedar Falls Police.

The accident occurred near where 218 cross Highway 57 and 58. The semi traveled down the entrance ramp too quickly for road conditions, left the roadway, and rolled in the ditch.

The driver was Daniel Kalloway, 49, of Dubuque. He was treated for minor injuries on the scene, while traffic was diverted for a short time.

There were no other injuries reported.

The semi was carrying cargo at the time of the accident and is owned by JMS Trucking out of Norway, Iowa.

An investigation into the cause of the accident and cleanup are currently underway.

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