Garland Police

Garland Police

Multi-Car, Chain Reaction Crash Closes I-30 In Garland For Hours

November 09, 2018 - 5:41 am

At least one person is in the hospital due to this mornings six-car chain-reaction crash on I-30 in Garland.

The east-bound lanes were closed beginning at about 2 a.m. as cars were left scattered around the freeway and in the ditch near Rosedale.  

Garland police directed traffic off at Belt Line/Broadway and allowed drivers back on the interstate at Rosedale.

Investigators have not said who or what caused the crash. 

Shortly after the crash, Garland police issued the following statement:

"We are currently working a major accident on eastbound IH 30 between Broadway Blvd. and Rosehill. All lanes are expected to be shut down for 1 to 2 more hours. Use alternoute route if possible."