Interstate 35 Wreck Halts Traffic in Both Directions
A crash along Interstate 35 in Austin left traffic at a standstill in both directions.
About the North Austin 6-Car Wreck
KXAN News reports the crash occurred in North Austin near Braker Lane on December 30 and involved a total of 6 vehicles, including an 18-wheeler. Details of the crash were announced by the Texas Department of Transportation’s Twitter. The official tweet stated:
UPDATE: Interstate 35 south of Braker Ln has reopened in both directions. Drive carefully on the wet roads. #my35 #atxtraffic
Both southbound and northbound lanes were initially blocked off by authorities. I-35 has since then been fully reopened for public use.
Crashes and Injuries Austin 2019 Stats (TxDot):
- Suspected Serious Crashes: 475
- Suspected Serious Injuries: 539
- Possible Injury Crashes: 3,427
- Possible Injuries: 5.233
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