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Semi Truck Accident Closes I-35

An Arlington man died after a semi truck slammed into a Central Texas overpass late Thursday morning, causing a beam to come crashing down onto vehicles and halting traffic on Interstate 35.

The tractor-trailer  hit a beam being used to build the Farm-to-Market Road 2484 bridge across I-35 in Salado, about 40 miles north of Austin. Debris then toppled onto the interstate and was struck by other vehicles, Department of Transportation spokeswoman Becky Ozuna said.

The beam fell onto a pickup truck traveling in the opposite direction, killing 32-year-old Clark Davis, of...

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Propane Truck Crash Closes I-20 In Arlington

A crash involving a propane truck caused a traffic nightmare in Arlington early on Friday morning. The incident happened at around 6:15 a.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate-20, close to the Green Oaks Boulevard exit. According to Arlington Police Department officials, the propane truck and another vehicle crashed in the westbound lanes of I-20, forcing the propane truck to overturn and catch on fire. Witnesses said that the driver of a Ford Mustang sped up to get in front of another car, but lost control and hit the propane truck. Dustin McLaughlin was...
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