U.S. 59 north of Garrison closed due to two semi-trucks colliding

Fire reported, emergency crews on the scene

UPDATE as of 11:25 a.m., Tuesday, Oct, 27:

US 59 UPDATE: US 59 North of Garrison has reopened to two-way traffic only as crews continue to clear a heavy truck crash.

Motorists are being directed through one northbound and one southbound lane. Motorists should reduce speed and obey all traffic control.


US 59 UPDATE as of slighty before 9 a.m. Tuesday: One southbound lane is open and moving slowly north of Garrison at the scene of a crash between two 18-wheelers.

Motorists should prepare for delays, stay alert and reduce speed through this area.


ALERT: US 59 North of Garrison is currently closed after two 18-wheelers collided, TxDOT reported about 8:10 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 27.

Fire is reported and emergency crews are on the scene.

TxDOT will assist in traffic control once it is safe. Motorists should prepare for delays. Time of clearance is not known at this time.

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