Two dead in multiple accidents reported on I-35 in McLennan County

Posted at 12:19 PM, Nov 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-08 14:36:21-05

TxDOT has reported that two people are dead after multiple accidents on I-35 in McLennan County on Wednesday. 

A single-vehicle accident was reported on southbound of I-35 at E. FM 2837 on Rosenthal Rd. in Lorena. TxDOT said the crash resulted in a double fatality and the right lane has been closed. The accident was cleared around 1:35 p.m.

A multiple-vehicle accident has been reported in the southbound lane of I-35 at W FM 2837 in Old Lorena Rd. in Lorena. This accident was cleared by 12:38 p.m. 

Another vehicle accident has been reported in on northbound of I-35 at Waco Dr. near mile marker 338 in Bellmead. Crash on the northbound side of highway backing up traffic to the Brazos River. No information on situation or estimate on clearing. 

A bus crash was reported in the southbound lane of I-35 at US 77 near mile marker 337 in Waco. TxDOT closed the right and center lanes as they worked to clear the accident. The accident was cleared by 1:30 p.m.

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