Rollover wreck slowing traffic on Hwy 155 near Lake Palestine

Rollover wreck slowing traffic on Hwy 155 near Lake Palestine

SMITH COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - A rollover wreck on State Highway 155 south of Tyler is slowing traffic near Lake Palestine.

According to DPS, the crash is located near CR 1263. The preliminary information from the scene indicates that the driver of a pickup truck failed to yield the right of way exiting a private drive on the west side of SH-155 S. The driver attempted to turn north onto SH-155 S when he struck a recreational vehicle being towed in the southbound lane. The impact caused the vehicles to roll into the center turn lane.

A crash on highway 155 is slowing traffic near Lake Palestine.
A crash on highway 155 is slowing traffic near Lake Palestine. (Source: KLTV)

DPS said northbound traffic is being diverted as emergency crews work to clear the roadway.

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