Update (9:30 p.m.) – A dozen vehicles were involved in an accident on Highway 36 Thursday evening in Cameron. Investigators said the driver of a westbound tractor-trailer lost control at Ben Griffon Road. The semi traveled off the roadway and crashed into eleven vehicles parked in a commuter lot. Fire officials had to extricate two people. The accident, which occurred shortly before 6 p.m., remains under investigation.
Authorities are responding to a tractor-trailer accident in the Cameron area. The Highway Patrol has confirmed one lane of westbound 36 is closed.
A KMZU listener reports a tractor trailer is on its side, and has crushed vehicle parked in the commuter lot.
Listeners are encouraged to use caution in westbound lane of Highway 36 at Cameron. We will bring you more information as it becomes available.