Single-vehicle crash sends four to hospital

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DES MOINES– I-35/80 near Merle Hay Road has reopened following a single vehicle crash that sent four people to the hospital.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, around 6:10 am, the vehicle drifted off the roadway into a ditched where it crashed and caught fire. Five people were inside the vehicle, four of whom were injured. Authorities say all the injuries appear to be non-life threatening. The ages and names of the victims are not being released at this time.

Stay with Local 5 as we follow this developing story.

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