Southbound 287 shut down due to stand off

Pronews 7 is headed to the scene of a stand off with Armstrong County Deputies.

ARMSTRONG CO- Several different law enforcement agencies are involved in what the Armstrong County Sheriff tells Pronews 7 is a standoff in involving an armed driver thought to be suicidal.

Police say the man, driving a 2005 gold Kia ran several vehicles off the road on highway 287 and was headed west towards Amarillo before authorities were able to stop him by laying spikes on the highway.

Authorities have shut down traffic along southbound 287.

We have a crew in route and will keep you updated on this story.