HOUSTON – Three separate accidents involving 18-wheelers caused major roadway closures Sunday morning in parts of Houston.
One accident shut down all of the eastbound lanes on the East Freeway near Federal Road since 8 a.m. Traffic was being diverted onto the feeder road before it cleared just after noon.
Another accident involving an 18-wheeler on the South Loop happened just before 9 a.m. The westbound lanes were closed on the Loop before it cleared around 1 p.m..
The third 18-wheeler accident happened at 9:45 a.m. on the Katy Freeway heading west just past the North Freeway. The accident, which included a fuel spill, had closed all westbound traffic until 11:45 a.m.