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One dead in early morning crash on IH-35

IH-35 was shut down early Saturday morning after a fatal crash involving a semi-trailer and car.
Credit: Jasmine Caldwell

LORENA, Texas — On Saturday at 5:40 a.m., Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers responded to a call about a crash on IH-35 southbound near mile marker 325, south of Waco. 

A semi-trailer crashed into the rear of a Honda car that was disabled in the center lane from a previous crash. 

After crashing into the Honda, the semi-trailer overturned. 

The driver of the Honda, Arturo Gonzalez-Medina, 47, was pronounced dead at the scene.

There were no other reported injuries from this crash.

The next of kin has been notified. 

The Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers warns drivers who are involved in collisions to move their vehicles out of the way of traffic, if you can. Do not wait for police to arrive.