Accident causes rush-hour lane closures on SH-71
AUSTIN, TX –South Austin Police closed off a portion of State Highway 71 following an accident during Thursday evening’s rush hour.
The incident happened shortly after 6:00 p.m. at 910 East Ben White Boulevard near the SH-71 on-ramp, according to the Austin – Travis County traffic report page.
Luckily no one was hurt in the crash. Although, the incident caused a major rush hour traffic delay throughout Thursday evening. All lanes along E. Ben White Boulevard and SH-71 have since been reopened.
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