LEE CO., TX – A Tuesday morning crash along the highway near Giddings blocked traffic while crews worked at the scene, reports TxDOT Austin.
TRAFFIC ALERT: US 290 at FM 180 westbound lanes are closed due to a crash. #ATXtraffic
— TxDOT Austin (@TxDOTAustin) July 25, 2023
The incident happened sometime before 9:16 a.m. on US-290 at FM 180 Road, which is east of Giddings and west of Ledbetter.
It’s not yet clear what led to the crash. Officials closed the westbound lanes of the highway immediately following the accident.
An investigation is underway. Our team of writers will return with updates if we learn more about injuries, the number of vehicles involved, or the cause of the collision.
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