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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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Semi hauling cattle crashes at Red River Bridge on I-35 northbound

An accident involving two semi tractor-trailers shut down the northbound lanes of Interstate 35 at the Red River Bridge Thursday morning. The road has reopened. The accident happened around 1 a.m. in Cooke County, Texas just before the bridge, but slid onto the bridge in Love County, Okla.  The Semi hauling cattle crashes at Red River. One of the 18-wheelers involved was carrying cattle. Several cattle died in the crash stated The Oklahoma Highway Patrol; others were loose on the roadway. There was very dense fog at the time and the exact cause of...
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51-year-old woman killed in 18-wheeler hit and run wreck on I-35

A 51-year-old woman was killed after she was hit by an 18-wheeler Sunday night while she was pulled off to the shoulder of I-35. DPS Trooper D.L. Wilson says the wreck happened just after 9:45 p.m. after Maria Alonzo, of Wills Point, pulled her 1991 GMC pickup, which was pulling a homemade trailer, to the shoulder of I-35 near Carl's Corner. She got out of the truck and was walking to the front of the vehicle, when trooper Wilson reports an 18-wheeler drifted onto the improved shoulder and hit Alonzo, killing her instantly. The...
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