Temple Fire and Rescue and Temple Police responded to an overturned semi truck that hit the median on Interstate 35 near Adams Avenue. The call came in around 10:35 a.m. Both lanes of traffic are blocked.
A tractor-trailer is hung up on center median barrier, blocking traffic in both directions.
The Texas Department of Transportation reported at 10:50 a.m. that the stack-up southbound was about 3 miles, past Industrial Boulevard. The backup northbound was almost 2 miles, past S. Loop 363.
There was no estimate on when the traffic would be clearing.
Alternate I-35 routes northbound posted by TxDOT:
1. Exit 298 to Loop 363
2. Turn left and drive 6.0 miles to I-35
3. Turn left and drive to on-ramp.
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Southbound alternate route:
1. Exit 304 to Loop 363
2. Turn right and drive 6.0 miles to I-35
3. Turn right and drive to on-ramp.