Jacknifed semi blocks all lanes of NB 146 at Wharton Weems
Posted on Tuesday, April 13th, 2021 at 2:29 pm
LA PORTE, TX – A jacknifed semi truck brought all northbound traffic on TX-146 to a standstill at Wharton Weems Boulevard this morning, TxDOT reports.
Jackknifed 18 wheeler has all northbound mainlanes of SH 146 at Wharton Wheems blocked. Expect delays and seek alternate route. pic.twitter.com/okO4uLa0XK
— TxDOT- HOU District (@TxDOTHouston) April 13, 2021
The accident was reported at 10:09 a.m., in a tweet that erroneously listed the cross street as Wharton Wheems. It was cleared almost exactly two hours later, at 12:09 p.m.
The cause of the incident is unclear at this time, as is whether anyone was injured. However, we will update this blog should that information become available.