Overturned big rig, fuel spill closes part of I-10 in Baytown

Westbound lanes of Katy Freeway closed, police say


BAYTOWN, Texas – A crash involving an overturned 18-wheeler and multiple cars, which caused a fuel spill, closed all westbound lanes of I-10 East Freeway at SH-146 Thursday in Baytown.

Commuters will not be able to travel west on the main road or the feeder road, police said.

Baytown police are asking drivers to avoid the area.

The Chambers County Sheriff’s Office and Department of Public Safety are helping with the cleanup.