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The Lowes Boulevard extension and new Weldon Way connector in Killeen are finally open, giving drivers breathing room through often congested roadways near Trimmier Road.

A three-car crash Saturday caused a delay in traffic on Farm-to-Market Road 439 near Wyatt Erp Loop near Nolanville, according to Sgt. Michael Hatton with the city’s police department.

A 23-year-old Killeen woman died from injuries sustained in a three-vehicle collision Thursday on Stan Schlueter Loop, police said.

A man was killed in a car accident off of W.S. Young Drive Tuesday morning, according to Killeen Police Department spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez.

At the intersection of one of the busiest roads in the city, the deafening work of road resurfacing can be heard, seen and inhaled. Black and grey smoke spews skyward, peppered with an aroma of burning asphalt and hot oil.

The name of the pedestrian struck and killed by a vehicle while crossing U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14 Tuesday was released by Killeen police.

A man walking north across U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14 was struck and killed by a pickup truck just before 6 a.m. Tuesday.

When Domenic D’Alessio and his wife Dorothy bought their home on Meadow Court in 1969, they used to play with their three children in the grassy field behind their property.

HARKER HEIGHTS — A Killeen tow truck driver died Thursday morning after being struck by a minivan while attending to a vehicle on U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14.

KEMPNER — A vehicle crash stalled traffic on U.S. Highway 190 in Kempner this morning.

TEMPLE — Interstate 35 was closed for hours overnight after a homicide suspect wanted statewide fatally shot himself during a police pursuit that ended in Temple.

Sometime in the future, the Texas Department of Transportation will institute some cosmetic work on the Jasper Road bridge in Killeen. For now, a basket has been affixed to catch any concrete that may fall after an accident.

The Jasper Road bridge that goes over U.S. Highway 190/Interstate 14 was shut down for several hours Friday after a westbound truck’s cargo hit the overpass.

New signs have been cropping up along U.S. Highway 190 in the Killeen area this week.

COPPERAS COVE - A Dollar General semi-trailer truck broke down on the train tracks behind Copperas Cove High School Monday afternoon, according to police spokesman Martin Ruiz.

The Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce hosted joint ceremonies Saturday to celebrate the designation of the Fort Hood-Central Texas Region as a Great American Defense Community and to unveil Interstate 14 signage.

The city of Killeen will close the right lane of westbound Elms Road between Christie Drive and Trimmier Road for a week beginning Tuesday.

Killeen police and fire officials spent over an hour extracting a driver from his vehicle after he veered off the road and ran into a tree Thursday on State Highway 195.

A four-vehicle accident on U.S. Highway 190 sent multiple motorists to local hospitals and gridlocked eastbound traffic Thursday morning.

HARKER HEIGHTS — After about 18 months of the speed limit being set at 65 miles per hour, the stretch of eastbound U.S. Highway 190 beginning at the Harker Heights-Killeen has a 75 mph speed limit again.

North 14th Street between Attas and Hall avenues will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for two weeks beginning Monday, according to a news release.

A man was airlifted to Baylor Scott and White Hospital in critical condition after he was hit by a vehicle on Stan Schlueter Loop early Friday morning.

The Killeen Police Department will have extra patrols out today to focus on impaired drivers during St. Patrick’s Day.  

Beginning Monday, North 20th Street, between Attas Avenue and Harris Avenue in Killeen, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through March.

Traffic on Trimmier Road near U.S. Highway 190 is flowing smoothly for the first time in months — but the break from gnarled traffic won’t last long.

Beginning Tuesday, Valley Road at the intersection of Garth Drive will be closed through March, Killeen officials said Thursday.

A 36-year-old woman was taken to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center-Temple with nonlife-threatening injuries after losing control of her car Wednesday at the intersection of Stan Schlueter Loop and U.S. Highway 190 in Killeen.

A woman lost control of her car, and then jumped out of the vehicle, near the intersection of the U.S. Highway 190 service road and Stan Schlueter Loop Wednesday, police said.

Heavy rainfall caused disruptions in the daily commute of some Killeen residents Tuesday morning.

The Texas Department of Transportation acknowledged the completion of the U.S. Highway 190/Farm-to-Market 2410 improvement project Wednesday, according to a news release Friday.

Lowes Boulevard in Killeen is closed at Trimmier Road today. Vehicles will not be able to turn from Trimmier Road east onto Lowes Boulevard during this time.

Avenue E and Attas Avenue, between North 10th Street and North 20th Street in Killeen, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for four weeks beginning Monday, the city announced Friday.

The northbound turn lane of Lowes Boulevard onto Trimmier Road in Killeen is closed through Friday, according to city officials.

The northbound Trimmier Road lane closure from Turtle Bend Drive to U.S. Highway 190 has been extended through February, according to a city of Killeen news release.

The stretch of 16th Street between Harbour and Rancier avenues will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, according to a city of Killeen news release.

A car chase ended in a crash and two arrests Tuesday morning in Killeen, police said.

TEMPLE — Two people died early Tuesday after a two-vehicle, head-on collision on Farm-to-Market 2484 near Salado, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

The statewide average gas price is $2.16 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to AAA Texas Weekend Gas Watch.

HARKER HEIGHTS — Traffic came to a near-standstill after a one-vehicle crash took out a traffic signal at the corner of Wampum Drive and Knights Way at 11 a.m. Saturday.

The Texas Department of Transportation will temporarily close lanes within the U.S. Highway 190 project area Wednesday, weather permitting.

A vehicle accident along U.S. Highway 190 near the eastern city limits of Copperas Cove is stalling traffic in the westbound lanes of 190 between Copperas Cove and Fort Hood.

A 1.5-mile portion of Farm-to-Market 2410 between Killeen and Harker Heights will soon be expanded from two to four lanes, officials announced Monday.

The average gas price in Texas is up 3 cents a gallon, just in time for your holiday travels.

Beginning Tuesday, Hall Avenue, between North 10th Street and North 24th Street in Killeen, will be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for one week.

Construction workers have begun installing water lines Monday at the intersection of Hall Avenue and North 16th Street in Killeen.

Parmer Avenue, between North 20th Street and North 24th Street, will be closed today through Monday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Killeen police officers are investigating a Monday afternoon crash in western Killeen involving a pickup truck and an 18-wheeler that trapped the pickup’s driver in his vehicle.

Westbound Lowes Boulevard, east of Trimmier Road in Killeen, will be reduced to one lane Monday through Wednesday at the intersection.

The Texas Department of Transportation will temporarily close lanes within the U.S. Highway 190 project area from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday, weather permitting.

BELTON — A head-on collision between two vehicles Thursday afternoon resulted in the deaths of two people, Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Dave Roberts said.

Eastbound and westbound lanes of U.S. Highway 190 will experience inside main lane closings in the Killeen area this week to complete construction of the concrete median barrier.

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