Arsenic-Laced Spill Closes Interstate

Clean Up Required as I-10 West-Bound Closed Eight Hours; Driver Seriously Injured

wreck on Interstate 10 blocked the westbound lanes of traffic between Schulenburg and Flatonia for nearly eight hours Tuesday afternoon, Aug. 7.

The wreck happened at the 666 mile marker around 12:38 p.m.

According to a report from DPS Trooper Patrick Mladenka, traffic in the westbound lanes slowed to a stop shortly before the wreck. An International truck-tractor pulling a box trailer that was in the outside lane failed to slow down and struck an 18-wheeler that was stopped ahead.


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