High Traffic Alert: U.S. 281 partially closed due to semi-truck rollover
Traffic is reduced to one lane; the inside lane of U.S. 281 is open, and traffic is flowing faster.
UPDATE: one northbound lane is now open. https://t.co/RCXttZL1Tf— Sheriff Eddie Guerra (@SheriffGuerra) May 24, 2021
Both northbound lanes of U.S. 281 are closed, and traffic is being diverted to FM 490 due to a semi-truck rollover, according to a tweet from Hidalgo Sheriff Eddie Guerra.
DPS Sgt. Maria Montalvo said the 18-wheeler driver was airlifted to DR Health. Investigators believe the driver may have lost control of the truck due to the weather.
This is a developing story, check back for updates.
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