Five injured in 8-vehicle crash on I-35 lower deck

Five vehicles were involved in a crash in the 3500 block of the southbound lanes of I-35 on July 16, 2017 (Courtesy/Supartha Podder)
Five vehicles were involved in a crash in the 3500 block of the southbound lanes of I-35 on July 16, 2017 (Courtesy/Supartha Podder)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Eight vehicles carrying 18 people crashed in the southbound lanes of the lower deck of North Interstate 35 at Concordia Avenue on Sunday.

Austin-Travis County EMS was called to the scene at 12:06 p.m. Medics said five people were injured, including two with potentially serious injuries. All five were transported to area hospitals for treatment.

The southbound lanes were closed while officers cleared the scene in the 3500 block of I-35, near Concordia Avenue.

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