Crash slows northbound traffic on U.S. 69 just north of Rusk

WEBXTRA: Crews clearing scene of crash on Highway 69 N near Rusk

CHEROKEE COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A crash is causing traffic to move slowly on U.S. 69 in Cherokee County.

According to TxDOT, northbound traffic is restricted to one lane on U.S. 69, about 2.5 miles north of the city of Rusk. The inside lane is shut down as crews work to clear debris from a wreck that’s scattered along the roadway.

TxDOT recommends drivers to pay attention and slow down when traveling in the area; officials could not say when the debris would be cleared.

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