Accident shuts down I-35 access road near downtown Austin

AUSTIN, TX – South Austin officials closed down a section of a busy Interstate 35 frontage road during Friday evening’s rush hour.

The accident happened on the frontage road at the intersection with Elmhurst Drive just south of downtown Austin at a 5:59 p.m., according to the Austin-Travis County traffic report page.

Details regarding how many individuals were involved int he crash or if anyone was hurt have not yet been made available. Police advised drivers to find an alternate route onto I-35 northbound during Friday evening’s rush hour.

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