Blown tire causes semi-truck accident on I-27 and 82nd - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Blown tire causes semi-truck accident on I-27 and 82nd

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LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

Roads are now open after a semi-truck accident on I-27 and 82nd Street near Pedro's Tamales.

Officials say the truck blew a tire and it came off at the 82nd Street overpass.  Part of the guardrail along I-27 is destroyed and skid marks along the overpass where the semi fell are very visible.  The vehicle is also very badly damaged.

Officials have confirmed it was a one-vehicle accident and there were no injuries.

Roads were closed for about three hours as cleanup crews worked to pick up the debris. 

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