Update: TxDOT Pharr District reports all lanes are now open on I-2.
HARLINGEN, Texas (KVEO) — An 18-wheeler crash closed lanes for a couple of hours Friday morning in Harlingen.
The incident took place near the White Ranch exit, westbound. Multiple units responded to the scence.
The Texas Department of Transportation sent crews to straighten out the center barrier, which was damaged as result.
Due to an accident on Interstate 2 near White Ranch exit, the inside lane will remain close while crews straighten out center barrier (approximately 2 or 3 hours). Right now, we have 2 lanes open. Please drive safely. pic.twitter.com/ypvDP1ubdb— TxDOT Pharr District (@TxDOTPharr) July 9, 2021
It appeared the 18-wheeler jackknifed and hit the concrete barrier.
ValleyCentral has reached out to officials, no report on injuries yet.
TxDOT officials reported all lanes reopened.