2-rig wreck backs up traffic in Shepherd area

SHEPHERD, TX (KTRE) - SHEPHERD, TX (KTRE) - Motorists traveling south on U.S. 59 South this morning should be aware that traffic is backed up following a two-rig wreck in the Shepherd area.

According to TxDOT Spokesperson Kathi White, the collision has moved southbound traffic to the inside northbound lane and northbound traffic to just one lane.

Shepherd VFD, hazmat, TxDOT and DPS officials are on scene. While injuries are unknown, no deaths occurred in the wreck.

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