TRAFFIC ALERT: Southbound lanes of US 59 in Corrigan closed due to overturned 18-wheeler

TRAFFIC ALERT: Southbound lanes of US 59 in Corrigan closed due to overturned 18-wheeler

CORRIGAN, TX (KTRE) - UPDATE: As of 4:50 p.m. Wednesday, US 59 in Corrigan has been reopened.

The southbound lanes of US 59 in Corrigan are closed after an 18-wheeler overturned on the highway.

According to Tx-DOT, traffic is being detoured to the northbound lanes as crews work to clean up the scene.

Tx-DOT said haz-mat is on the scene and they are assisting with traffic control.

They ask that you reduce your speed and stay alert.

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