East Texas traffic conditions

Traffic alerts and road conditions around East Texas

Roadwork on Tyler's Loop 323 to cause major traffic delays

Longview police seek witnesses in fatal 2-vehicle crash

Tyler woman dies in 2-vehicle head-on collision on SH 31 East

Old McCann Road in Longview reopens after gas leak

Tyler police release ID of victim from 3-vehicle crash on Loop 323

1 dead in 3-vehicle wreck on Tyler loop

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  Fully loaded car hauler overturns after hydroplaning in Rusk County

DPS identifies pedestrian killed in wreck near Winona

Bullard woman killed in crash on Highway 110 south of Tyler

Bridge strike results in closure of part of northbound lanes of Lufkin loop

Bullard couple dies in 2-vehicle crash on Highway 155 in Frankston

  Kilgore College outlines pedestrian bridge replacement plans

Roadwork for the week of April 26

TxDOT is planning to conduct the following construction and maintenance work in the district during the Week of April 26, 2021.

Neches man dies in motorcycle crash on SH 294 in Anderson County

A Neches man died after his motorcycle went off State Highway 294 in Anderson County and struck a tree Friday evening.

All lanes of US 96 North just outside of Center open after truck crash, hazmat spill

All of the lanes on U.S. Highway 96 North just outside of Center will remain closed for up to two hours after an 18-wheeler crash that caused a hazmat spill Sunday morning.

DPS: 3 people die in two-vehicle crash on US 79 in Cherokee County

“Multiple” people died in a two-vehicle wreck that occurred on U.S. Highway 79 in Cherokee County Saturday afternoon, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

1 person seriously injured in 1-vehicle rollover wreck on Cumberland in Tyler

Work crews to repair, resurface numerous Nacogdoches roadways

City of Kilgore repairs sinkhole at corner of Fritz Swanson Road, Highway 31

Roadwork for the week of April 19

I-20 eastbound shutdown near 271 exit in Smith County due to crash

Texas on lookout for distracted drivers

Crash shuts down Interstate 30 W in Texarkana

The Texarkana Texas Police Department has announced that an 18-wheeler crash has shut down Interstate 30 west.

I-30 W closed for hours in Texarkana after 18-wheeler crashes in guardrail; dog missing

Drivers are asked to avoid this area as delays are expected.

Man dies after being struck by vehicle on Longview loop

The driver of the vehicle was detained and questioned by police and was later released.

  Garage fire on Mobberly Ave. in Longview halts traffic

A structure fire in the 1500 block of Mobberly Ave. between Travis and Dean closed traffic lanes Thursday morning.

  City of Tyler asking drivers, cyclists to be aware of their surroundings with new bike lanes

“Be aware of your surroundings” is the message that the City of Tyler has for drivers and cyclists as they have spun into action with adding bike lanes to Tyler roadways.

New bike lanes offer Tyler cyclists city-wide access

Cycling in portions of Tyler just got a little easier as city officials have announced the addition of brand-new bicycle lanes and routes throughout the city.

Shreveport woman dies in 2-vehicle wreck on SH 31 east of Tyler

A Shreveport woman died in a two-vehicle crash that occurred on State Highway 31 about six miles east of Tyler on Saturday.

Lufkin teen identified as victim of early Sunday fatal crash

An early-morning crash in Lufkin took the life of Natalie Chavez and injured several others.

Roadwork for the week of April 12

TxDOT is planning to conduct the following construction and maintenance work in the district during the Week of April 12, 2021.

18-wheeler wreck spills chicken parts on Hwy 155 S. in Tyler

A DPS trooper on scene said the situation will be like this for some time and that drivers should avoid the area.

  City of Tyler budgets $150K to study dangerous portion of Grande Boulevard

The S-curve on West Grande Boulevard in Tyler is an area that frequently sees car crashes, a fact that is pushing the City of Tyler to investigate solutions for increased safety.

City of Tyler begins installing 36 miles of bicycle lanes

Contractors with Stripe-A-Zone will begin marking streets and roadways on Monday, April 5. By the middle of August, Tyler will have 36 miles of designated bicycle lanes and shared lanes increasing safety for bicyclists and drivers.

Kilgore man dies after driving off road, striking tree

The driver, Richard Dale Thomas, 47, of Kilgore was pronounced at the scene.

Roadwork for the week of April 5

TxDOT is planning to conduct the following construction and maintenance work in the district during the Week of April 5, 2021.

  Speeding vehicle strikes bicycle, crashes into wooded area off W. Cumberland in Tyler

Police are headed to the scene of a crash in south Tyler.

DPS: Two killed after driving off road, striking tree in Harrison County

DPS: Two killed after driving off road, striking tree in Harrison County

Roadwork for the week of March 29

TxDOT is planning to conduct the following construction and maintenance work in the district during the Week of March 29, 2021.

  Traffic may have long wait at Marion Co RR crossings

At a crossing in Marion County the wait can sometimes be nearly a half hour.

Roadwork for the week of March 22

TxDOT is planning to conduct the following construction and maintenance work in the district during the Week of March 22, 2021.

6-year-old boy severely hurt in 2-vehicle wreck, police say

A 2-year-old girl and 3 adults also were involved in the accident

Motorcycle collides with turning pickup truck, killing Athens man

At 8:37 Thursday night, DPS troopers responded to a two-vehicle fatal crash on FM 59, approximately a half of a mile southwest of Athens in Henderson County.

Toll 49 fatal crash report states lemonade trailer hitch was locked open

A food vendor trailer was locked in the open position and came detached in the area of a bridge transition on Toll 49 when it unhitched and struck another vehicle, killing a Tyler woman.

Troup man dead following Saturday fatal crash near Arp

A Saturday afternoon two-vehicle collision left one driver dead.

TxDOT reschedules US 69 traffic switch for Tuesday in Tyler

On Tuesday, March 16, drivers should be prepared for major changes on the US 69 project at FM 346 in Tyler.

TxDOT planning to switch US 69 traffic to new bridge over FM 346 Monday

The Texas Department of Transportation has announced that it will be permanently switching traffic on U.S. Highway 69 over to the new bridge over FM 346 on Monday.

Emergency personnel at scene of fatal wreck involving 18-wheeler near Arp

Emergency personnel are at the scene of a major wreck that occurred on State Highway 64 near Arp Sunday evening.

18-wheeler jackknifes, overturns on I-20 Thursday night, killing Whitehouse man

DPS says a Whitehouse man was killed when his 18-wheeler overturned Thursday night.

Tyler police investigating hit and run wreck on MLK Blvd.

One person is being checked out at the scene by EMS, and will be taken to a hospital.

Woman hit by vehicle while crossing Lufkin loop

A woman has been flown to an out-of-town hospital after she was hit by a vehicle while crossing the street after she was released from a Lufkin hospital.

  Tyler police, fire respond to 2-vehicle crash on S. Broadway near Toll 49

Law enforcement have cleared a major crash Wednesday night in south Tyler.

Roadwork for the week of March 8

TxDOT is planning to conduct the following construction and maintenance work in the district during the Week of March 8, 2021.

Mount Pleasant ISD mourns student who died in crash Monday

A single-vehicle crash resulted in the death of the driver Monday morning.

Traffic blocked on loop, Old Jacksonville Hwy after utility pole struck

A utility pole was struck and is hanging towards the loop, the outside westbound lane of Loop 323 at Old Jacksonville Hwy is closed as a result.

  Unhitched lemonade stand trailer crash on Toll 49 leaves Tyler woman dead

Texas DPS troopers are investigating a fatal crash on Toll 49 in Smith County.

Vehicle hits, kills woman on Highway 96 near Buna

A vehicle struck and killed an Evadale woman about a mile north of Buna on U.S. Highway 96 Friday night.

Eastbound 1-20 traffic down to 1 lane near Van after wreck involving 18-wheelers

Traffic has been reduced to just one lane on the eastbound side of Interstate 20 in the wake of a crash that involved several 18-wheelers that occurred on Saturday morning.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Troup Hwy crash blocking southbound lanes

Tyler Police report a crash at the 5000 block of Troup Hwy blocking all southbound lanes between Thistle Dr and Shiloh Rd.

Two in Lufkin hospital following single-vehicle crash

Two people were transported to a Lufkin-area hospital following a single-vehicle crash Friday afternoon.

Rotten utility pole falls after 18-wheeler strikes power lines in Longview

Because the pole itself was rotten at the base, according to officials at the scene, it easily fell.

Woman hit, killed by car in Nacogdoches

A woman died in Nacogdoches after walking into the path of a moving car Monday evening, according to Nacogdoches Police.

Emory man dies in Rains County head-on crash

Jacob Casson Cooper, 20, of Emory was pronounced at the scene.

Driver dies after striking trees in Wood County

Driver dies after striking trees in Wood County

Roadwork for the week of March 1

Roadwork around East Texas for the week of March 1.

Rusk woman killed in Anderson County wreck after car hits tree, ignites

The wreck happened just after noon on Saturday.

Rusk County crash leaves 1 hospitalized, 1 dead

An early Saturday crash left one driver hospitalized in serious condition and another dead.

Emergency personnel at scene of fatal 2-vehicle wreck in Rains County

Texas Department of Public Safety troopers are working a two-vehicle fatal wreck that occurred near the intersection of State Highway 19 and County Road 2324 in Rains County Monday morning.

City of Marshall to begin Travis Street water main project

City of Marshall to begin Travis Street water main project

18-wheeler overturns attempting to turn onto Carthage loop

An 18-wheeler could be seen on its side at State Highway 315 and the loop in Carthage on Friday evening.

Lufkin police release name of woman killed in head-on collision on Timberland Drive

The Lufkin Police Department has released the name of the woman who died after a head-on collision that occurred on Timberland Drive Wednesday night.

Woman struck by vehicle crossing Broadway Ave. in Tyler

Woman struck by vehicle crossing Broadway Ave. in Tyler

One killed in Harrison County crash involving 18-wheeler

A Wascom man has died as a result of a crash with an 18-wheeler, Tuesday night.

  WEBXTRA: Tyler crews cleaning up roads following winter storms

KLTV’s Jeff Chavez spoke with LouAnn Campbell with the City of Tyler Tuesday.

  2 in hospital, 1 in jail following crash on SW Loop 323 in Tyler

The wreck happened sometime before 11:15 p.m. at the intersection of SSW Loop 323 and Frankston Highway.

TxDOT: Both southbound lanes of Business 59 closed near FM 1878 in Nacogdoches

Both southbound lanes of Business 59/North Street are closed near the FM 1878 intersection Nacogdoches, according to the Texas Department of Transportation’s Lufkin office.

Marshall Police Department: Bridges on Bolivar, Virginia to remain closed

The Marshall Police Department is keeping the bridges closed located at the 800 block of North Bolivar and the 100 block of Virginia Street.

  Meteorologist Cody Gottschalk explains why you should clean ice off car

The sunshine is finally out in full force this afternoon after a cold and icy week. While things are improving, there are still some icy hazards on the roadways in the form of ice, snow, and slush.

  City of Tyler sends crews to de-ice major bridges, roadways

The City of Tyler say they are working to fully restore water service, but to do so it is “urgently” necessary that residents stop dripping their pipes.

TxDOT discouraging travel on I-20

TxDOT is discouraging travel on I-20 at this time, saying it is passable, but presenting major issues for drivers.