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TRAFFIC ALERT: One lane of I-20 near Longview closed after 18-wheeler wreck

One lane of Interstate 20 is closed while emergency crews work to clear the wreck (Source: KLTV staff) One lane of Interstate 20 is closed while emergency crews work to clear the wreck (Source: KLTV staff)
GREGG COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - One lane of Interstate 20 near Longview is closed after an 18-wheeler accident Friday afternoon.

The accident occurred west of the Longview city limits near Exit 591. One westbound lane of the roadway is currently closed. Traffic is backed up past Exit 595, the exit for Loop 281.

A Ryder 18-wheeler truck ran off the roadway and struck trees in the center median. No injuries have been reported.

A wrecker is on scene working to remove the truck from the roadway. DPS is directing traffic.

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