West Loop Overturned 18 Wheeler

West Loop Overturned 18 Wheeler

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DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: 10/13/17 12:00a
LOCATION: Southbound 610 connector, just south of 59
CITY: Houston
INCIDENT DETAILS:

  1. Overturned 18 Wheeler
  2. Driver was coming from 59 interchange to southbound when spilled load on connector
  3. Driver not injured. No other cars involved
  4. Trailer was carrying cotton bails. Each estimated at ~1000 pounds
  5. A forklift is en route to help clean up the mess and remove the cotton bails.
  6. Both 59 connectors to southbound 610 will be closed for the next two hours
  7. Speed/improper load is being investigated as possible factor in the crash

VICTIM INFORMATION: N/A
SUSPECT INFORMATION: N/A
HANDLING AGENCIES: HPD
SOT(s): N/A
ADDITIONAL: N/A