Overturned Truck and Trailer Causes Lane Closures on US 287
Ice and snow have impacted roads across North Texas tonight. A pickup truck and trailer having overturned in the median near FM 368 earlier causing some lane closures on US 287 northbound. Several other cars are reported to be off the road and stranded as well. The Wichita County Sheriff's office responded to the scene to assist DPS officers working the accident. We do not have reports of injuries at this time.
Additional accidents are reported on US 287 near Electra in the vicinity of FM 1739 and near the intersection of FM 369. No reports of serious injuries. We are working to get more details at this hour.
TxDOT is reporting up to 2 inches of snow and ice already on the roads. Motorists are advised to avoid all unnecessary travel tonight as roads, bridges and overpasses are very slick. A number of area schools and other organizations have already announced closures or delays for Thursday.
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