Tractor-trailer fire on I-35 closes parts of roadway

Parts of I-35 were closed as crews responded to a tractor-trailer that caught on fire in South Austin, north of Buda.

The Austin Fire Department says the incident happened at 12600 south I-35 southbound. The area was closed and traffic was being diverted to the frontage road. Northbound lanes were also been reduced in the area.

One person has been taken to the hospital with potentially serious injuries.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more details become available.