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TRAFFIC ALERT: Deadly crash shuts down northbound I-35 near Zarzamora

Commuters are encouraged to find alternate routes.

SAN ANTONIO — A "major accident" has shut down northbound I-35 near Zarzamora Street on San Antonio's south side Friday night, according to SAPD.

Authorities tell KENS 5 at least one person has died in the accident, which appeared to involve at least one car and a big rig. Police said traffic moving through the corridor will be diverted to nearby Somerset Road for the time being. 

TRAFFIC ALERT: The Northbound lanes of IH 35 S near Zarzamora, will be closed due to a major accident, traffic is being diverted to Somerset Rd. Please expect closure for the next few hours.

Posted by San Antonio Police Department on Friday, November 18, 2022

Commuters are encouraged to find alternate routes. 





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