I-35 Reopened Amid Accident Investigation

4-5-06 - The investigation into an accident on I-35 Wednesday morning led to the temporary closing of the southbound lane of traffic. The lanes have since reopened. Investigators are working to find out what caused a semi-truck to crash into a construction barrier on Tuesday, triggering a traffic jam that lasted until midnight.

Beginning at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, southbound I-35 was closed between Marietta (mile marker 15) and Thackerville (mile marker 5). A
detour will be in place using US-77. The closure lasted until 12:30pm.