SB traffic blocked on US 259 in Rusk County due to overturned semi

SB traffic blocked on US 259 in Rusk County due to overturned semi
An overturned semi is blocking traffic on US 259 in Rusk County (Source: KLTV viewer)

RUSK COUNTY, TEXAS (KLTV) - An overturned semi is blocking southbound traffic on US 259 in Rusk County Thursday afternoon.

According to the Rusk County Office of Emergency Management, crews are working the scene of where a semi-truck and trailer overturned on US 259 near FM 3310.

Southbound traffic is “temporarily closed," according to Rusk County OEM.

They do not know how long it’ll take for the roadway to be reopened.

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