2 overturned 18-wheelers cause headaches on Houston freeways

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Truck wrecks cause traffic tie ups into midday (KTRK)

Two overturned 18-wheelers in two separate locations caused a traffic headache for Houston drivers Tuesday.

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An overturned 18-wheeler is affecting traffic on the Eastex Freeway.



The first problem is on the Eastex Freeway northbound at the 610 North Loop. The exit ramp to 610 was blocked by a Hazmat spill.


The second incident is on the 610 East Loop northbound at Clinton Drive. This wreck affected three frontage road lanes.

Fertilizer spilled from the 18-wheeler onto the road, also creating a hazmat problem.

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An 18-wheeler overturned on the East Loop at Clinton Drive, spilling fertilizer onto the road.

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Two overturned 18-wheelers in Houston could cause delays on your commute

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