1 dead in multi-vehicle crash with an 18-wheeler on I-35 in Round Rock; southbound lanes reopening

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1 person died and 2 others were injured in a crash with an 18-wheeler Tuesday morning on I-35 in Round Rock. (Round Rock Police photo)

1 person died and 2 others were injured in a crash with an 18-wheeler Tuesday morning on I-35 in Round Rock. (Round Rock Police photo)

ROUND ROCK, Texas (KXAN) — A person died in a multi-vehicle crash involving an 18-wheeler on Interstate 35 on Tuesday in Round Rock, and the freeway began reopening hours after the crash.

Round Rock Police said three vehicles were part of the wreck on I-35 near State Highway 45 and Hesters Crossing that closed the southbound lanes Tuesday morning around 5:15 a.m. RRPD said there are two others injured as a result of the crash.

RRPD said the freeway began reopening around 9:45 a.m.

Police said if anyone witnessed the collision, they are asked to contact Round Round PD at 512-218-5500.

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