2-25-06 – An accident on the Red River Bridge Saturday afternoon backed up traffic for miles on Interstate 35.
The wreck happened around 3:30 p.m. Troopers say an SUV was traveling north when the driver lost control and crashed on the bridge. An 18-wheeler, trying to avoid the wreck, hit another car – blocking the northbound lanes.
One person was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
Traffic in the northbound lanes was backed up all the way to highway 82 in Gainesville.