US 287 reopens after hazmat spill

According to Hall County Sheriff's Office U.S. Highway 287 is now open as of 7 a.m. Today.

At approximately 9 p.m.

Sunday night

a truck tractor and semi trailer ran off the road and spilled hazardous chemicals on U.S. Highway 287 in Hall County.

According to DPS, the truck was traveling west when it overturned and spill ditertbutyl and dicarbonate in the area. At this time U.S. 287

was closed and traffic was redirected to SH 256 in Memphis and to U.2/83 in Childress due to the potential hazards of these chemicals.

No injuries
were reported in the incident.