U.S. 183 southbound toll lanes closed following fatal vehicle-bicycle collision

Austin-Travis County EMS
Austin-Travis County EMS

A fatal collision that killed one person on the U.S. 183 toll road has shut down all southbound lanes in East Austin during Friday's commute.

Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the wreck in the 7300 block of the U.S. 183 toll road, which is near U.S. 290, at 4 p.m. EMS said on social media the person died at the scene as a result of a vehicle-bicycle collision.

Austin police said in a social media post to avoid the area and to find an alternate route as other roads are being shut down.

This is a developing story.

This article originally appeared on Austin American-Statesman: U.S. 183 toll road's southbound lanes closed after fatal wreck