Westbound lanes of Westpark Tollway shutdown in Fort Bend County after vehicle fire causes damage to road

Vehicle fire damages Westpark Tollway (Fort Bend County Fire Marshal's Office)

FORT BEND COUNTY, Texas – The Fort Bend County Fire Marshal’s Office said westbound main lanes of the Westpark Tollway are shutdown after a vehicle fire caused damage to the roadway.

The road is shutdown between SH-99 and Spring Green Blvd.

The Fort Bend County Hazmat Response Team has responded to the scene.

Authorities ask drivers to avoid the area as crews work to resolve the situation.

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