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18-wheeler carrying empty hazmat containers drives off bridge in North Texas

Posted: 11:21 AM, Oct 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-10-19 16:21:26Z
18-wheeler carrying empty hazmat containers drives off bridge in North Texas

An 18-wheeler carrying empty hazmat containers drove off a bridge and onto a railroad in Midlothian, Texas. 

Midlothian police said the crash happened on Friday morning on Highway 287 at Main Street.

The crash caused one lane of southbound traffic to close. Hazmat crews responded to remove the container as a precaution.

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