LEON COUNTY Be advised that TxDOT will be closing US 79 outside of Marquez for approximately four hours, beginning around 3:30p.
This will be to remove an 18-wheeler involved in an accident earlier this morning. There are no fatalities and no damages; however, the truck is in a position that will require the road to be closed (and traffic diverted) in order to remove.
Northbound US 79 traffic will be diverted as follows: FM 1146 to FM 1469 to FM 1512 and back to US 79. Southbound US 79 traffic will be diverted as follows: FM 1512 to FM 1469 to FM 1146 and back to US 79.