UPDATE 3:58 PM: TxDOT's Jodi Wheatley reports that the crash site is clear and traffic is slowly returning to normal.


 

Northbound traffic along I-35 in Temple was moving at a crawl Tuesday afternoon after two trucks crashed near Spur 290 shortly before 3PM.

TxDOT's Jodi Wheatley issued an alert at 2:53 PM, in which she wrote that emergency responders were on the scene and were awaiting tow trucks to remove the crashed vehicles.

Traffic was backed up for several miles north. If you planned to head south along I-35 into Temple, expect delays or find an alternative route.