Fatal car accident briefly shuts down Highway 183

UPDATE: US183 is now open in all directions. 



One person is dead following a car accident on US Highway 183. 

The accident happened just north of Highway 29 in Williamson County. 

One lane in each direction of US 183 is open but drivers should expect delays. 

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating what led up to the car accident. 

This is a developing story and will be updated with more information as it becomes available.