Truck Damages Overpass

The Department of Public Safety and the Wichita Falls Police Department are on the scene of an accident along Highway 287.

The  accident happened shortly after 10 a.m. this morning at the section of Highway 287 near the Huntington Lane exit. Authorities say the driver was heading eastbound when the accident happened.

Authorities say the driver of a flatbed, carrying an oil tank battery, struck the overpass and caused structural damage, leaving concrete debris scattered on the road below.

Drivers are being diverted around the concrete debris. Stay with Newschannel 6 as we bring you more updates.