At the request of Colbert Police and Texas DPS late Saturday afternoon, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol assisted with turning around southbound traffic into Texas on Highway 69/75.
The highway into Texas is closed due to multiple accidents and jackknifed semi trucks. Highway 91 from the Denison Dam in Bryan County is closed due to accidents and impassable streets. Southbound traffic on 69/75 was at a standstill and motorists were turning around and driving northbound on the southbound side, according to the Troop E Division of OHP in Bryan County.
No injuries have been disclosed.
Officials advise people to stay off the roadways.