Heavy snowfall in Iowa causes traveling delays
Traffic was heavy over the weekend as a result of a snowfall that took place on Friday that covered the roadways.
Flights were cancelled across the area as the snow continued to fall heavily in the region. Chicago and Minneapolis were just a few of the cities that flights were cancelled to and from northern Iowa. A multiple-vehicle accident was also reported as a result of the weather conditions.
Levels of snow rose to eight inches and also caused the closure of many schools. The heaviest snowfall was in northern Iowa into Illinois. Officials at Chicago O’Hare stated that nearly 700 of their flights have been cancelled.