Deadly Crash Shuts Down I-35 Northbound at William Cannon

Austin police are investigating after one person died on Interstate 35 in south Austin early Thursday morning.

Police say the crash occurred on the northbound lanes of I-35 near the 290/71 exit around 2 a.m. Police have shut down I-35 northbound traffic at the William Cannon Drive exit.

The Austin Police Department is still investigating the details of the crash. Austin-Travis County EMS called it a possible “vehicle vs. pedestrian collision” in a 2:14 a.m. tweet, and APD said multiple vehicles struck the person.

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