I-35 Southbound Main Lanes will have an Emergency Right Lane Closure from Just North of the Thomas Arnold Exit to Thomas Arnold. The closure will begin at 7PM Monday November 30 and will open the following morning December 1 at 7AM. This emergency closure will be utilized to fix the damaged crash attenuator that was struck by the tractor trailer this morning.
A Semi going south has crashed into barrier wall at about 7:30 a.m. this morning and pushed it into the northbound inside lane. Inside lane in both directions is closed. A major fuel spill will required hazmat cleanup in both directions. Emergency responders are on scene, expect several hours to clear site and get both directions open completely again. The scene was reported cleared at about 11:30 a.m. Noc. 30, but traffic is still slow through Salado with 18 wheelers on Main Street and West Village Road.
In addition to this Emergency Closing, TXDOT plans to close the FM 2484 bridge on Wednesday December 2:
On Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015 – TxDOT will be closing the bridge at 2484 to all traffic on Wednesday, 12/2/2015. The closure will begin at 7pm Dec. 2 and will reopen at 7am Dec. 3 the following morning. Eastbound FM 2484 traffic will be forced along the Southbound Frontage Road to Thomas Arnold. Westbound FM 2484 traffic will be forced north to Amity to cross the freeway during this time. Closure will involve setting of beams on the final span of the FM 2484 bridge.