Semi accident slows down traffic on Ottumwa's east end
An accident involving a semi slowed down traffic Thursday afternoon on Ottumwa's east side.
The accident took place near the intersection of Roemer and U.S. 34/63.
When KTVO arrived, first responders were already on-scene. The semi was completely on its side, surrounded by large tow-trucks.
Sources tell KTVO that the driver claims the load shifted while driving, causing the semi to tip over.
No one was seriously injured in the accident.
Responding to the scene were officers from the Ottumwa Police Department, Fire Department and the Iowa State Patrol.
The cause is still under investigation.