Southbound I-35 was closed at Airport Blvd due to crash

Southbound I-35 has been shutdown near Airport Boulevard due to a car accident. 

According to Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services, first responders were called out to the 4500 block of I-35 around 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 5. Nine people in total were evaluated but only three were transported to Dell Seton Medical Center.

One male was transported with critical life-threatening injuries, another male was transported with serious injuries and one female was transported with non-life threatening injuries.

Drivers are asked to avoid the are and find alternate routes if possible. 



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