Highway 59 North exit ramp in Lufkin back open - KYTX CBS 19 Tyler Longview News Weather Sports

Highway 59 North exit ramp in Lufkin back open

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FROM LUFKIN POLICE DEPARTMENT

LUFKIN (KYTX) -  The Highway 59 North exit ramp from North Medford Drive (Loop 287) in Lufkin is back open.

At 2:45 Tuesday morning, hazmat and emergency response personnel cleared an overturned truck tractor and trailer from the highway. The trailer's chemical cargo, Toluene diisocyanate, was transferred to another trailer and the damaged truck and trailer were towed from the scene. 

 

 

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