Lanes reopen after ‘major crash’ involving 18-wheeler on I-35 in Temple

Posted at 12:18 PM, Nov 24, 2022
and last updated 2022-11-24 18:44:21-05

TEMPLE, Texas – All lanes have reopened after traffic was backed up following a "major crash" on southbound I-35 near Industry Boulevard and Nugent Avenue (near Exit 304), Temple police said in a social media message.


Temple police are working a “major crash” involving an 18-wheeler and a vehicle on southbound I-35 near Industrial Boulevard and Nugent Avenue (near Exit 304).

According to a news release, injuries of those involved in the accident are “serious but non-life-threatening at this time.”

“Drivers should seek alternate routes,” the news release said.

Temple police recommend taking NW H K Dodgen Loop (near Buc-ee’s) to continue traveling southbound.

The accident remains under investigation.

Contact Temple police at (254) 298-5500 or Bell County Crime Stoppers at (254) 526-8477 if you have any information.

25 News will provide more details when they become available.