Semitruck crash shuts down US 290 lanes

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — A crash involving a big rig and a pickup truck has shut down the eastbound lanes of U.S. Highway 290 in Manor early Friday morning. Crews are warning drivers to expect heavy backups in the area as they investigate the crash.

Emergency repsponders rescued a man in his 40s who was pinned in his vehicle. He was taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge. STARFlight was also requested at the wreck.

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