Incident closes part of I-35 Tuesday afternoon

NEAR NORTHWOOD, Iowa (FOX 47) – A chase and later negotiation lead to the closing of Interstate 35 near Northwood, Iowa Tuesday afternoon.

The Minnesota State Patrol says it started with a chase that ended a few miles south of the Iowa border along the interstate around 2 p.m.

This man was arrested after the I-35 incident Tuesday afternoon.We’re told MSP along with the Iowa State Patrol, and Worth County Sheriff’s Office were involved with negotiations with the driver. They eventually took the driver into custody just before 4 p.m.

Nobody was reported injured, and I-35 is back open.

 

Authorities arrested this man in the incident, but are still working to identify him. He is currently in custody at the Worth County jail. He has not yet been charged.

Map of incident location
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