UPDATE: All main lanes at I-10 eastbound at Houston Avenue now open after oversized truck hit bridge

Two right lanes shut down due to truck striking bridge. (Houston Police Dept./Twitter)

HOUSTON – All main lanes at the Houston Avenue bridge over I-10 eastbound are now open after an oversized truck struck the bridge Tuesday afternoon.

Before opening, TxDOT inspectors had to inspect the bridge for any damages, according to a tweet.

Earlier update to this story can be found below:

An oversized truck has struck a bridge at I-10 eastbound and Houston Avenue, Houston police say.

Two right lanes have been closed off by police and will be closed for several hours, according to HPD on Twitter.

Two right lanes shut down due to truck striking bridge. (Houston Police Dept./Twitter)

This is a developing story, please check back for updates.


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