Eight vehicle crash on I-35 in Temple causing major delays


TEMPLE, Texas (KWKT) — An eight vehicle accident, including two semi-trucks, caused major delays Sunday afternoon on I-35 in Temple.

Temple Fire Department public information officer Thomas Pechal said the crash happened north of Exit 301 around 1:40 p.m.

Fourteen people are involved and two were taken to the hospital, said Pechal.

One of the semi-trucks caught fire, and a center retaining wall is damaged.

All lanes of the interstate were closed at the crash site.

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