Rush hour accident causes congestion in North Austin
AUSTIN, TX – North Austin officials reported a crash on North Lamar Boulevard that resulted in a rush hour traffic jam Friday evening.
The incident occurred just before 6:00 p.m. Friday near the intersection of Lamar Blvd. and Thurmond Street north of downtown Austin, according to the Austin- Travis County traffic report page. Authorities were forced to close a portion of North Lamar Blvd. while the crash could be investigated and cleared from the road, causing evening rush hour traffic to build up.
No information regarding how many vehicles were involved in the crash or if any injuries were sustained as a result has been released as of yet. We will provide further details as they are made available.
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