News: Car fire on RM 1431 leads to traffic delays, closures in Lago Vista

LAGO VISTA, TX – Authorities reported that a car fire led to traffic delays and closures on RM 1431 in the Lago Vista area this evening.

According to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin, the incident happened on RM 1431 about two miles east of Singleton Bend at around 7:30 p.m.

Traffic alert: RM 1431 closed in both directions about two miles east of Singleton Bend, due to a car fire. #ATXtraffic— TxDOT Austin (@TxDOTAustin) February 5, 2022

Authorities shut down both directions of RM 1431 as they responded to the fire.

It is unclear if anyone was injured in the blaze.

Check back later for more updates on this developing news story.

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