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18-wheeler crash shuts down I-35 NB lane in Temple

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Posted at 10:59 PM, May 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-24 00:33:18-04

An 18-wheeler carrying cookies crashed into a concrete barrier near Exit 301 on I-35 in Temple Monday night, closing one of the northbound lanes.

It happened around 7:15 p.m. near mile marker 300.

Two motorcycles were involved in the crash.

At least one person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The southbound lanes were not affected.

The 18-wheeler's cargo is being offloaded by hand, and Temple Fire Department Spokesperson Thomas Pechal says it'll be at least midnight before all lanes are open to traffic.

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