Updated: 11/27/2013 2:47 pm
Highway 72 between Nordheim and Runge is closed due to an overturned 18-wheeler that caught fire. Please use alternate routes until the highway can be opened.
Officials have confirmed the driver of the tanker ran off the road on the right and tried to turn back left to get back onto the road, but the tanker flipped on it's side. The tanker was carrying crude oil which burst into flames.
The driver has been identified as 53-year-old Suzzie Queue from San Antonio.
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