I-85 north backed up at Brookshire Boulevard due to fatal crash

Northbound Interstate 85 was backing up at Brookshire Boulevard at 6 a.m. Monday due to an accident. Two of the four lanes were closed.

One man was killed in the crash, reports the Observer’s new partner WBTV. Some media were reporting the man was killed while standing outside of his vehicle.

The wreck happened around 4:15 a.m. just before Brookshire Boulevard.