Part of Loop 323 at Old Jacksonville Hwy. closed because of trac - KYTX CBS 19 Tyler Longview News Weather Sports

Part of Loop 323 at Old Jacksonville Hwy. closed because of tractor trailer fire

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(FROM TYLER POLICE) - If you travel in the area of Loop 323 and Old Jacksonville Highway in Tyler, you are urged to use an alternate route. Around 5:15 Wednesday morning, Tyler Police were dispatched to a tractor trailer truck that was on fire at Loop 323 and Old Jacksonville Hwy.  It is believed the truck caught fire due to a malfunction with the brakes.  No injuries were reported and the truck was extinguished quickly by the Tyler Fire Department.  Both southbound turn lanes facing west on Loop 323 at Old Jacksonville Hwy. will be closed until the truck can be removed from the roadway.  
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