HOUSTON – The Gulf Freeway northbound near Broadway has reopened now that a pothole that police said was causing damage to tires has been fixed.
I-45 Gulf Freeway (northbound) @ Broadway, pothole in northbound lane is damaging vehicle tires. Avoid if possible. TXDOT is headed to the scene. #houtraffic— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) September 30, 2021
According to officers, the pothole caused multiple flat tires Thursday.
TxDOT was able to repair the pothole. Drivers were initially asked to take an alternate route, if possible.