PARKER COUNTY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Both directions of Interstate-20 in Parker County are closed after an 18-wheeler crashed into a bridge pillar, police said.
According to police, the crash happened near Lakeshore Drive in Hudson Oaks. Traffic is currently backed up in both directions due to the shutdown.READ MORE: COVID-19 Delta Variant 'Accelerating' In North Texas And Across The Nation
Police said the crash caused “significant” damage to a bridge pillar. The driver’s condition is not known at this time.
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Traffic is backed up on I-20 in both directions due to a major accident at Lakeshore Drive in Hudson Oaks. Significant bridge damage. All lanes in both directions will be shut down until possibly mid-afternoon. Please avoid the area and anticipate delays. pic.twitter.com/3wwqWjzaS7
— WeatherfordTX PD (@WPDTX) April 3, 2020
Drivers are asked to avoid the area as the lanes could be closed until mid-afternoon.