Overturned gravel truck causes delays on I-35 in north Austin

Gravel truck rolled over on I-35 at Braker Lane. (TxDOT)
Gravel truck rolled over on I-35 at Braker Lane. (TxDOT)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — An overturned gravel truck along Interstate 35 in north Austin caused major delays on Friday.

Austin police say the crash happened around 11:30 a.m. on I-35 northbound in between Braker Lane and Tech Ridge Boulevard. A traffic camera showed the truck was in the grassy median that separates the freeway from the northbound frontage. The northbound frontage was blocked until crews were able to remove the debris, which was around 3 p.m.

The driver was able to get out of the vehicle without any major injuries.

 

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