Traffic alert: Northbound I-35 at Kilpatrick Turnpike closed due to fatal crash

OKLAHOMA CITY – The northbound lanes of Interstate 35 were closed due to a fatal crash Wednesday evening.

The highway reportedly closed around 8:30 p.m. just south of the Kilpatrick Turnpike.

Details on the crash have not been released at this time.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol said it detoured traffic and drivers were to avoid the area.

The highway was later opened around 10:45 p.m.

This is a developing story. Check back for details.