2 people killed after vehicle falls off east Austin service bridge

Austin

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Two people were killed early Saturday morning when a vehicle fell off an east Austin service bridge and onto the road below.

Austin Police Department reports the incident happened around 4:21 a.m. at the intersection of 51st Street and Interstate 35. Four people total were inside the vehicle.

APD reports the incident happened around 4:21 a.m. at the intersection of 51st Street and I-35. Four people total were inside the vehicle (KXAN/Frank Martinez)

As of 6 a.m. Saturday, the I-35 southbound frontage road is shut down as crews work at the scene.

KXAN will update this story with more information as it becomes available.

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