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Motorists stranded for hours Monday after 31 car pile-up on Iowa's I-74 bridge


(KWQC) It started at 10 am Monday.

Hundreds of people were crossing Iowa's I-74 bridge in Bettendorf when a single decision triggered a 31 car pile up.

Bettendorf Police say one person made an illegal lane change, triggering dozens to start stopping and skidding all over the bridge.

"I didn't have time to be scared," says Dustin Cable, one of the drivers who was caught in the wreck. "It was over before I had time to be scared. It was just crazy."

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