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.
Interstate 35 North bound is closed at NE 122nd Street due to a fatal accident. We have a crew on scene. Look for updates on @kfor
— Phil Roder (@PhilRoder) September 29, 2016
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.
OKC – all lanes of northbound I-35 are closed at Hefner Rd. due to an accident. Drivers should avoid the area.
— Oklahoma Department of Transportation (@OKDOT) September 29, 2016
The highway was later opened around 10:45 p.m.
This is a developing story. Check back for details.