SUV traveling at unsafe speeds blamed for crash that shut down south I-35

Posted at 8:51 AM, Apr 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-21 09:51:14-04

One man is in the hospital after a three vehicle wreck, which included an 18-wheeler, shut down south I-35 outside of Temple.

The crash happened around 6:45 a.m. on Thursday near exit 307.

A Texas Department of Public Safety official say the driver of an SUV was traveling at unsafe speeds when he hit the 18-wheeler, causing the big rig to jack knife and hit car.

The driver of the SUV was ejected from his vehicle and later taken to Scott & White Hospital.

By 9 a.m. the crash was cleared.

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