Crash Alert: 18-wheeler crash shuts down Southeast Austin intersection

TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – Officials with the Travis County Sheriff’s office were forced to shut down an intersection near the Circut of the Americas race track following a trucking accident Tuesday morning.

According to KXAN, the incident occurred within the intersection of FM 812 and FM 973. The intersection was shut down for several hours while a crane was brought in to pick up the overturned truck.

No serious injuries have been reported as a direct result of the crash. An investigation into the official cause of the crash remains underway as of Wednesday afternoon.

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