Traffic alert: State Highway 317 shut down after truck damages power lines

Posted at 4:52 PM, Jul 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-07 17:53:51-04

State Highway 317 at Tarver Drive is shut down after a truck damaged traffic lights and power lines across the road. 

Both north and southbound lanes are affected. Traffic in this area is being rerouted. 

The truck had been transporting a large piece of equipment.  TxDOT terminated power to the traffic lights at 317 and Tarver Drive. Stop signs will be put in place until the power is restored. 

Temple Fire & Rescue are responding. Expect major traffic delays. 

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