I-45 reopens after crash and hazmat situation in Leon County
The incident was on I-45 near the town of Leona between Madisonville and Centerville.
LEONA, Texas (KBTX) - Southbound lanes are back open following a crash and hazardous material incident involving a semi-truck Tuesday morning on Interstate 45, according to officials in Leon County.
The incident happened Tuesday morning on I-45 near the town of Leona between Madisonville and Centerville.
A truck driver from Denver Intermodal Xpress fell asleep behind the wheel and drove onto the side of the road, according to officials.
The truck contained 29,000 pounds of sulfuric acid in plastic containers.
None of the chemicals spilled onto the street and there were no injuries.
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