East Texas drivers asked to avoid interstates, highways
POSTED: Monday, March 3, 2014 - 8:53am
UPDATED: Monday, March 3, 2014 - 9:39am
East Texas (KETK) — Several East Texas roadways are experiencing some dangerous road hazards.
Travel is discouraged in all areas reported below:
On Interstate 20 both the east and westbound lanes are clogged.
TxDOT is patrolling and plowing in areas of reported ice and snow.
There is also ice and snow on bridges and overpasses.
There is heavy traffic on Interstate 20 where Highway 271 crosses.
Please avoid this area if possible.
Photo from Stephen Henderson on I-20 westbound near FM 2015.
Farm to Market Road 314 is also experiencing problems.
TxDOT officials are reporting ice on the roadway. They are also patrolling and plowing the area.
Please avoid it if possible.
Highway 64 and Highway 31 is reporting ice and snow on bridges and overpasses in the north and southbound lanes.