Photos: West Loop truck crash causes gridlock

Photos: West Loop truck crash causes gridlock

Credit: KHOU

Authorities said a tanker truck carrying methanol overturned on the ramp from the West Loop to the Southwest Freeway early Tuesday, sending debris flying into the mainlanes. It caused the loop to be shut down in both directions for several hours. The driver suffered minor bumps and bruises.

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by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on June 4, 2013 at 11:20 AM

Updated Tuesday, Jun 4 at 11:22 AM

HOUSTON -- Authorities said a tanker truck carrying methanol overturned on the ramp from the West Loop to the Southwest Freeway early Tuesday, sending debris flying into the mainlanes. It caused the loop to be shut down in both directions for several hours. The driver suffered minor bumps and bruises.

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