Driver airlifted to hospital after truck crashes off I35W in Alvarado

The Alvarado Police Department, Fire Department, and Johnson County EMS (AMR) all responded to a serious crash involving a commercial truck this morning along northbound I35W near Highway 67.

Officials say the truck was northbound on I35W when it left the roadway, went off the bridge, and came to rest on the permanently closed old US-67 exit ramp.

CareFlite was called to the scene and airlifted the driver to Harris downtown in unknown condition.

Expect first responder activity in the area while crews clear up the scene.