Tow truck in ditch slows WB traffic on I-20 near Tyler

Tow truck in ditch slows WB traffic on I-20 near Tyler
DPS troopers are on scene of tow truck in a ditch on I-20 near FM 14. (Source: KLTV staff)

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - UPDATE: DPS said the wreck has been cleared and all lanes are back open.

A wreck involving a tow truck is slowing westbound traffic on Interstate 20 near Tyler.

According to the Department of Public Safety, troopers are currently on scene of the wreck. DPS said they received a report of a tow truck off the roadway and in a ditch off of the westbound lanes of I-20, just east of the FM 14 exit.

Westbound traffic is down to one lane as crews work to clear the scene. According to a reporter on the scene, traffic is backed up for about 3 miles due to the wreck.

DPS troopers are on scene of a tow truck in a ditch on I-20 near FM 14 (Source: KLTV staff)
DPS troopers are on scene of a tow truck in a ditch on I-20 near FM 14 (Source: KLTV staff)

Details about the crash are limited at this time.

KLTV has a crew on the scene and will continue to provide updates as details become available.

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