Traffic Alert: US 59 SB at FM 2919. Overturned 18-wheeler loaded with chicken bones. All traffic diverted. We’re hatching a plan to clean it up, but it may be a while. If you’re headed that way, please don’t drive afowl of the law. Clean-up is expected to take several hours. pic.twitter.com/y8I2J8fQVw— FBCSO Texas (@FBCSO) May 14, 2020
All southbound lanes of US-59 at FM 2919 were diverted at Loop 541 for a time.
The driver of the 18-wheeler crashed into a wall and suffered minor injuries, authorities said.
Update: Driver had minor injuries. Traffic passing in the pic is only the vehicles that were stuck after the crash. Lanes closed. Driver struck the wall and will likely have some eggsplaining to do. #HouNews https://t.co/WOmrx7ghXN pic.twitter.com/1DZhNOb5WG— FBCSO Texas (@FBCSO) May 14, 2020
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