Multiple crashes reported in DeWitt County

Vehicle crashes due to icing conditions

DeWitt County, Texas- Authorities in DeWitt county are reporting hazardous driving conditions this morning. Bridges are icing over throughout DeWitt County. Deputies and Highway Patrol are working multiple accidents due to icing conditions.

Authorities are urging residents to avoid travel if possible. The Sheriff’s Office posted on Facebook: “If you must travel, try to avoid routes that require driving over bridges if possible. TX DOT has been notified and are deploying crews. Temperatures are forecast to reach 40 today but will drop below freezing over the weekend. We are in the early stages of a cold weather event that is expected to continue until the middle of next week. Again, stay safe and use extreme caution if you must drive.”

The hotline for Texas road conditions is 1-800-452-9292.

ATTENTION!: Hazardous driving conditions. Bridges are icing over throughout DeWitt County. Deputies and Highway Patrol…

Posted by DeWitt County Sheriff’s Office on Friday, February 12, 2021

 

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