Westbound 183 in Bedford Back Open After Truck Fire - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Westbound 183 in Bedford Back Open After Truck Fire

No word on injuries has been released at this time.



    Lanes on 183 WB Shut Down After Truck Fire

    Video from two NBC 5 viewers shows a truck fire that shut down westbound S.H.183 at Industrial in Bedford Wednesday afternoon. (Published Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018)

    The westbound lanes of Texas Highway 183 in Bedford reopened Wednesday night after a firey crash involving an 18-wheeler shut down the highway.

    According to Bedford fire officials, an 18-wheeler hit a delineator near Industrial Blvd., took out a road sign, spilled fuel and caught fire.

    Cameras from the Texas Department of Transportation showed all lanes closed as crews worked to clear the crash. The road was reopened Wednesday night.

    Only minor injuries were reported.

    Hazmat crews were called in to assist with the fuel spill.

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