Temple Fire and Rescue is reporting a closure to the elevated portion of I-35 Northbound in Temple this afternoon.

Temple Fire and Rescue along with Scott & White EMS responded to a two vehicle accident on I-35 at mile marker 299 about 1:49 pm. Responders say the arrived to find a motorcyclist deceased as a result of injuries from the crash.

Temple Fire and Rescue

Temple Police has the accident reconstruction team working to discover the sequence of the crash, and an environmental contractor is responding to conduct clean-up procedures as the afternoon moves on.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families affected by today's accident.

More information will be released as it becomes available.

Once again, elevated Northbound I-35 in Temple is closed until further notice.