TRAFFIC ALERT: 18-wheeler overturned on Hwy 42 in Kilgore - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

TRAFFIC ALERT: 18-wheeler overturned on Hwy 42 in Kilgore

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18-wheeler overturned Tuesday afternoon 18-wheeler overturned Tuesday afternoon
Near intersection of Hwy. 42 and Hwy 259 in Kilgore Near intersection of Hwy. 42 and Hwy 259 in Kilgore
KILGORE, TX (KLTV) - An overturned 18-wheeler tanker truck is causing traffic delays in Gregg County Tuesday afternoon.

According to Kilgore Police Department Assistant Chief Roman Roberson, the tanker truck overturned near the intersection of Highway 42 and Highway 259.

The southbound lane of Highway 42, also known as Woodlawn Street, has been completely blocked. Drivers in the area are asked to take caution and to be aware of emergency crews on the scene.

Crews report minimum leakage from the tanker.

The condition of the driver is unknown.

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