Jackknifed truck blocks traffic on Highway 105 near Sour Lake

Jackknifed truck blocks traffic on Highway 105 near Sour Lake

Around 7:45 a.m. Thursday morning, Jan. 21, an 18-wheeler was blocking east- and west-bound traffic on Highway 105 east of Sour Lake. The truck appeared to have jackknifed across the roadway.

The incident was reported to DPS Communications as an 18-wheeler blocking both lanes of SH 105 near Sour Lake, said Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Stephanie Davis. 

"This was not a crash and the 18-wheeler did not sustain any damage," she said.

Sour Lake Police Department went to the location and assisted with the removal of the vehicle from the roadway. 

"DPS was advised that the situation was handled and Troopers were not needed at the scene," Davis said.

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