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TRAFFIC ALERT: 18-wheeler wreck on WB I-20 in Smith County causing detours

Both lanes are closed. WB traffic will detour onto FM 2015, US 271, SL 323, US 69 back to IH 20.
Both lanes are closed. WB traffic will detour onto FM 2015, US 271, SL 323, US 69 back to IH 20.
Published: Sep. 21, 2021 at 9:22 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 22, 2021 at 7:23 AM CDT

TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - UPDATED AS OF 7:15 a.m. - Interstate 20 West bound at mile marker 563 in Smith County is back open.

UPDATED AS OF 6:53 a.m.

According to officials Hazmat is on the scene cleaning up a hydraulic fuel spill and the westbound side of Interstate 20 is still closed between FM 14 and FM 2015.

PRIOR STORY:

TxDOT reports that wreck is blocking traffic on the interstate Tuesday night.

The 18-wheeler wreck is on westbound IH 20 near exit 563 in Smith County. TxDOT says long delays are expected.

Both lanes are closed. WB traffic will detour onto FM 2015, US 271, SL 323, US 69 back to IH 20.

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