News: Southbound I-35 blocked after US-290 by car fire

AUSTIN, TX – According to a tweet from TxDOT Austin, the two right southbound lanes of I-35 have been blocked after US-290 by a car fire.

The accident was reported at 8:23 a.m. this morning. Drivers have been told to stay in the left lanes and to expect delays in the area.

The cause of the fire has not been reported at this time. If new information is made available, then this story will be updated.

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