TxDOT dump truck hit by alleged drunk driver
POSTED: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 10:18pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 12:46am
(KETK) - Tyler, Tx — TxDOT officials tell KETK, one of their dump trucks was hit by an alleged drunk driver on Interstate 20 in between mile marker 540 and 544.
We're told the driver of the TxDOT dump truck was not hurt, but the vehicle is now inoperable.
TxDOT officials say they're now down a dump truck at a time when they desperately need it.
TxDOT spokesman Larry Krantz tells KETK, "Please give our drivers a break while they are trying to make the roads safe. Please slow down."