DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A large pothole appeared on westbound Interstate-30 near Downtown Dallas Wednesday evening and crews worked through the morning to fix the road, officials said.
Texas Department of Transportation officials said the pothole near I-30 and Carroll Avenue forced them to close the two right lanes in order to perform emergency repairs.READ MORE: Southwest Airlines Scraps Plans To Put Some Unvaccinated Workers On Unpaid Leave In December
Crews worked through the early morning hours to repair it before rush hour and were able to clear the scene at around 6:30 a.m.READ MORE: Plane Down Near Houston Executive Airport, No One Killed
During the repairs, traffic could be seen backed up from Jim Miller Road.MORE NEWS: Dallas Fugitive Alberto Mendoza Is 1 Of 2 On Texas Most Wanted List Recently Captured
Officials have not said exactly how large the pothole was or if it caused any damage to vehicles.