Interstate 35 in Fort Worth is closed after a three-vehicle crash caused an 18-wheeler truck and another vehicle to catch fire, leaving nine people injured.
The crash happened Thursday afternoon on southbound I-35 near Golden Triangle.
Nine people are reported injured, according to Medstar. Two people were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Five more were treated at the scene. One is believed to be critical, and another is in serious condition.
• Aerial photos: The scene of a fiery 18-wheeler crash on FW overpass
Photos: 18-wheeler involved in fiery wreck on I-35 in Fort Worth
Southbound lanes of I-35 will remain closed for a while, and drivers should find an alternate route.
Northbound lanes are expected to reopen soon, officials said.
• Link: WFAA Traffic updates
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