News: Crash in Cedar Valley closes Hwy 290 in both directions near Ledge Stone Dr

CEDAR VALLEY, TX (HAYS COUNTY) – A crash on Highway 290 led to road closures and traffic delays in Hays County this afternoon, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin.

Traffic Advisory: US 290 closed in both directions at Ledge Stone Dr in Hays County, 1/4 mile west of Nutty Brown Rd due to a crash. Consider alternatives and expect delays until cleared. #atxtraffic— TxDOT Austin (@TxDOTAustin) August 20, 2021

The crash occurred on Hwy 290 and Ledge Stone Drive, west of Nutty Brown Road, around 3:12 p.m.

Hwy 290 was closed in both directions as authorities investigated the crash. Drivers were told to expect traffic delays near the scene and were asked to use an alternate route if possible.

It is unclear what led to the crash or if anyone was injured as a result.

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