This is Texas City Emergency Management. There is an incident in progress at the South Loop. No action is required on your part at this time. The South Loop is blocked and will remain so for 6-8 hours. The City will continue to monitor the situation and advise you if you need to take action. If you have any questions please call 409-257-9814.
At least one road is currently affected in the area. Avoid traveling on the south side of town near Loop 197 in Texas City for the time being.
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