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A slow warming trend will begin in our area over the weekend into early next week with dry weather expected. Our next chance for showers and thunderstorms will begin around Wednesday as the next cold front nears.
Oil spill shuts down eastbound lanes of I-10
Beaumont police issued a traffic advisory Wednesday morning on Interstate 10 near MLK.
Officers shut down the east bound lanes around 5:30a.m.and started diverting traffic off the highway.
As of 7:00a.m. Police and fire were still working to clean up debris on the road following an accident between an 18-wheeler and a car. A dispatcher with the Beaumont Fire Department tells KFDM when the two vehicles collided they hit a light pole. The light pole feel across the highway and hit another car. No one was injured in the accident.
Police are asking the public to take an alternate route.