Deadly collision involving two semis closes part of I-35 near Pauls Valley

PAULS VALLEY, Okla. – A fatality collision near Pauls Valley shut down part of a busy interstate.

At around 7:30 a.m. Monday, emergency crews and officials responded to I-35 just south of Pauls Valley in Garvin County.

According to the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, the northbound lanes of I-35 were closed due to the collision. As of 2:15 p.m., the inside lane on the northbound side of the interstate was reopened. The outside lane remained closed for cleanup and will reopen thereafter.

Officials say one person was killed in the incident.

Authorities are still investigating and have not released any other details.