PALMER, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Both northbound and southbound lanes on I-45 at Jefferson Street in the Ellis County town of Palmer were shut down early Monday morning, Dec. 20, following a deadly crash.

The Ellis County Sheriff’s Office confirms at least one person was killed.

There are no details yet as to what led up to the crash.

Both lanes of I-45 were back open by 6:30 a.m.

Palmer is about 34 miles south of Dallas off I-45.

CBSDFW.com Staff