Ten people were hurt today in a multi-vehicle crash that shut down I-35 in Fort Worth.
— NBC DFW (@NBCDFW) May 11, 2017
The crash happened around 1:40 p.m. in the southbound lanes of I-35 at Golden Triangle Boulevard. The crash involved a semi truck hauling powdered milk as well as a pickup and car. The vehicles caught fire after the crash.
Authorities say that ten people were injured in the crash. One person is listed in critical condition and another is listed in serious condition. The condition of the truck driver isn’t clear.
MAJOR TRAFFIC ALERT!! Southbound 35W in Ft Worth SHUT DOWN near Golden Triangle https://t.co/FG9FHEve72
— Madison Adams (@MadisonAdamsTV) May 11, 2017
Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the crash.
Hazmat crews responded to the crash to clean up spilled fuel.
The crash shut down I-35 in both directions. Southbound I-35 will be closed for several more hours. Northbound I-35 is expected to reopen soon. Drivers are advise to seek alternate routes.
— Tom Riehm (@COWTOWNLENS) May 11, 2017