Woman killed in crash with semi in south Travis County


TRAVIS COUNTY (KXAN) — A woman was killed in a crash with a semi truck near the Interstate 35 and State Highway 45 interchange in south Travis County.

Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the crash in the 1300 block of FM 1327 at 4:28 p.m. Tuesday. Medics say a car under the semi is on fire. A woman in her 20s was pronounced dead at the scene.

Austin police say it appears the woman was driving a Ford Focus eastbound and crossed over into the westbound lanes, crashing with a garbage truck and semi truck.

FM 1327 was closed for several hours. No one else was injured in the crash.

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