Flipped Truck

A worker clears debris from the road around an overturned semi blocking the road on the Texas City Wye on Wednesday, April 14, 2021.


A crash involving a tractor-trailer rig is blocking people from driving onto state Highway 146 from Interstate 45, according to the Galveston County Sheriff's Office.

A truck carrying cotton bales rolled over on the highway about 9 a.m. Tuesday, according to the sheriff's office.

No one was injured in the crash, Galveston County Sheriff Henry Trochesset said. Two exits on the northbound side of Interstate 45 — Exit 5 and Exit 7A — are closed as the crash is being cleared, Trochesset said.

John Wayne Ferguson: 409-683-5226; john.ferguson@galvnews.com or on Twitter @johnwferguson.

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