UPDATE: All lanes of SH 130 reopened after oil spill diverts traffic for hours

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — All lanes of State Highway 130 have been reopened after an 18-wheeler wreck caused an oil spill in the southbound lanes. Lanes were closed and traffic was diverted during morning rush hour causing significant delays. 
 
At 6:40 a.m., officials announced traffic was being diverted to Parmer Lane and drivers were advised to use alternate routes if they can as head in to Austin. An hour later, the Travis County Sheriff’s Office projected the closure to last two more hours. 
 

By 9 a.m., officials had opened up the left lane to through traffic and all lanes were finally reopened to traffic at about 10:15 a.m. 

This is the second day in a row that an oil spill has blocked traffic at that spot during morning rush hour. 

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