TxDOT: All lanes of Southwest Freeway open after concrete spill

Published On: Jul 12 2013 09:31:52 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 12 2013 10:06:11 AM CDT
HOUSTON -

Transportation officials said the Southwest Freeway near Fannin (Spur 527) has reopened after a concrete spill Friday morning.

According to TxDOT, a truck spilled the concrete on the freeway and did not stop.

Officials said sweepers were used to clean up the mess.

The freeway was closed for about an hour.