UPDATE: Semi blown over on I-35 near Thornton exit

KIMT photo - A semi was blown over on I-35 Tuesday morning.

Driver of the semi identified as Des Moines man.

Posted: Aug 28, 2018 9:34 AM
Updated: Aug 28, 2018 6:42 PM

CERRO GORDO COUNTY, Iowa – A semi was blown over as a storm brought powerful winds and hail to north Iowa on Tuesday morning.

The driver, identified as 61-year-old Kenneth Best, of Des Moines, was transported to Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa.  He is listed in serious condition.

The semi was blown over south of the Thornton exit on Interstate-35.

The call was received around 8:30 a.m.

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