Accident causes bridge to collapse on I-35 in Salado

Bridge collapse reported on interstate in Central Texas

At least one person was killed and several others were injured when a truck hit a support beam on a highway bridge under construction on Interstate 35 in Salado,  Texas. The are is part of the I-35 expansion and the bridge was under construction.

One fatality has been reported and others are injured according to reports.

The highway has been shut in both directions near the accident.