Watch out for Eastex Freeway road work

March 5, 2011 5:20:14 AM PST
We have a traffic alert for your Saturday drive. Today, parts of the Eastex Freeway will be closed for construction. The northbound lanes of 59 from Aldine-Bender to Greens road and the southbound lanes from the Beltway 8 exit to Aldine Bender are shut down.

Crews closed those stretches of the freeway at 5am and they will remain closed until midnight.

Check real-time traffic information in our traffic section