News: Crash on I-35 closes lower southbound deck, causes delays

AUSTIN, TX – A collision on I-35 led to a deck closure and traffic delays near the UT campus this afternoon, according to the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) Austin.

Traffic Advisory: The I-35 southbound lower level is closed after Manor Rd (Exit 235-B) due to a crash. Traffic is easing by on the right shoulder. Use the upper level or frontage road until cleared, and expect delays. #my35 #atxtraffic— TxDOT Austin (@TxDOTAustin) June 16, 2021

The collision happened on the lower level of I-35 southbound, after the exit for Manor Road (Exit 235-B), before 4 p.m.

The lower level was closed after the crash, and drivers were forced to go onto the shoulder to get by.

Motorists were advised to use the frontage road or the upper deck while the accident was being cleared.

By 4:21 p.m., the roadway was clear.  

There was no information given about the cause of the crash or possible injuries.

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