Multiple car and semi accident on River Dr pic.twitter.com/JT9Djyih7n— KWQC-TV6 News (@kwqcnews) October 3, 2017
Update (8:41 p.m.
Semi accident closes River Drive near Bettendorf - UPDATE
UPDATE: Police and fire crews are working to clean up the scene of an accident on River Drive in Davenport near the Bettendorf border. The accident happened before 7:30 am.
Fire crews tell KWQC it could be a while before the road is reopened as they are bringing in a sand truck to help clean up the diesel fuel that spilled in the accident.
We don't know the cause of the accident at this time, only that it involves a jack-knifed semi truck and two cars.
One person was taken to the hospital. Their injuries are unknown.
Traffic is being diverted using back streets from Forest Drive to McClellan Heights.
Davenport, Iowa (KWQC) - A semi-truck accident is blocking River Drive on the Bettendorf, Davenport border.
The accident is near Forest Road. Plan to find an alternate route if you are headed that way.
This is a developing story. Check back for more information.
River Dr accident pic.twitter.com/DNVsJ5IAHB— KWQC-TV6 News (@kwqcnews) October 3, 2017
Avoid the area if you can. https://t.co/nZF09OSdzf— KWQC-TV6 News (@kwqcnews) October 3, 2017