TRAFFIC ALERT: Detour on US 287 in Childress due to hazardous material spill

TRAFFIC ALERT: Detour on US 287 in Childress due to hazardous material spill

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Traffic is being detoured on US 287 in Childress due to a overturned semi and hazardous material spill.

All NB travel lanes are open at the scene. SB US 287 is being reopened to traffic reduced to a single lane on the outside shoulder.

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Collingsworth County will assist in Childress catching southbound US287 traffic at US83, sending them south to Paducah, East to Crowell, North to Quanah.

Childress Maintenance will continue to catch any other traffic at the east end of Childress at the accident scene, and at FM 268.

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