Texas Trump supporters form caravan on Austin highways Saturday

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — Supporters of Donald Trump from across Texas formed a caravan on Austin’s highways on Saturday in a show of support for the president.

Starting at noon, participants in the MAGA Drag the Interstate event drove a loop around I-35, US 183, Mopac and SH 71.

Organizers of the event claimed that people from Houston, Dallas and San Antonio drove to Austin to take part in the parade.

People taking part were encouraged to display pro-Trump banners and flags in their vehicles.

Photos and videos posted on social media on Saturday morning show lines of vehicles in parking lots in preparation for the rally.

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