UPDATE: Officials say the interstate has been reopened at this time.
OKLAHOMA CITY – If you are heading back to the office from lunch, you may need to find an alternate route.
The Department of Public Safety says northbound I-35 has been closed at Wilshire Blvd. due to an accident.
Authorities say traffic is being diverted off the highway onto Wilshire Blvd.
Avoid I-35 NB between Wilshire and N 36th and I 44 to MLK for about the next hr. pic.twitter.com/ZArq0mv0I8
— Jon Welsh (@Chopper4Jon) January 16, 2015
Drivers are encouraged to avoid the area and find an alternate route.