Crash Alert: Rush hour accident causes congestion on US-183

AUSTIN, TX – Austin- Travis County authorities were called to an accident on US Highway 183 that caused a heavy traffic jam near South Lamar Boulevard Thursday evening.

The incident was reported at about 6:19 p.m. on US-183 at the Pecan Park Boulevard cross street, according to the Austin- Travis County traffic report page. Officials were forced to close off northbound lanes while the accident could be investigated and removed from the roadway.

Information regarding any injuries sustained as a result of the crash or how many vehicles were involved has not yet been released. We will follow this story and provide those details as they are made available by Austin Police.

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