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HOUSTON A fatalaccident involving a heavy truck left all main southbound lanes of the Hardy Toll Road at Aldine Mail Route closed Friday afternoon.

Harris County Precinct 4 deputies report that a concrete ready-mix truck had a blow-out before striking a retaining wall and rolling over. The driver of the truck died at the scene.

Smoke plumes rose from the road as emergency responders worked for several hours to clear the scene.

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