A multiple vehicle accident took place on South Padre Island Dr. heading towards crosstown around 3:15 p.m. South Padre Island Dr. is backed up with Corpus Christi officers trying to clear the scene.

As of now no injuries have been reported, and traffic is still backed up. According to witnesses traffic is backed up past Weber. If you plan on traveling in this direction, you may want to take a different route to your destination to avoid traffic.

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