Late night crash shuts down lanes on SH-71
TRAVIS COUNTY, TX – Officials with the Travis County Sheriff’s office were forced to close off at least one lane on State Highway 71 following a crash late Tuesday night.
According to the Autin-Travis County traffic report page, the accident happened on SH-71 westbound near Doctor Scott Drive just after 11:00 p.m. No word on if any injuries were sustained as a result of the crash has been made available.
Authorities have closed off the westbound lanes on SH-71 following the crash and are urging drivers to find an alternate route around the collision throughout Tuesday night and into early Wednesday morning.
We will continue to follow this developing story and provide any updates as they are released by the Travis County Sheriff’s office.
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