MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - An accident that occurred on FM 1788 at the Highway 80 overpass blocked traffic for several hours just after 9 a.m. on Wednesday.

The accident appears to have involved at least one 18-wheeler and a black truck. There is no word at this time on any injuries.

FM 1788, Highway 80 overpass reopened after accident
(Source: KWES)

Midland County deputies were reportedly on the scene of the accident.

Traffic was severely backed up along both lanes of 1788. Drivers were asked to find alternate routes and expect delays.