Rollover Accident on I-20 Leaves Behind a Big Mess

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND COUNTY - We have a traffic alert for Midland County drivers.

Around 6:30 Monday evening, an 18-wheeler rolled over on the eastbound frontage road of I-20 near FM 1788.

DPS officials tell NewsWest 9, the truck was carrying 3,100 pounds of tires.

Crews had to unload around 800 boxes from the 18-wheeler before they can remove it from the road.

In the meantime, traffic is being diverted around the accident.

It could take several hours before everything is back to normal.