Overturned 18-wheeler backs up northbound traffic on I-35

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SALADO, Texas (KWTX) An overturned 18-wheeler carrying concrete beams was backing up traffic Tuesday afternoon on northbound Interstate 35 in Central Texas.

The overturned 18-wheeler was blocking the right northbound lane in Salado.

The Texas Department of Transportation advised motorists to expect delays and to consider alternate routes.

The accident scene was cleared by around 3:30 p.m. and within about an hour, traffic was again moving normally, TxDOT said.