KATY/WALLER COUNTY – The Katy Freeway westbound at Pederson Road was closed for hours Friday morning following an early morning tractor-trailer truck accident. A hazmat crew has been working to clear the scene.

Two rigs crashed into each other at about 3:40 a.m. The Freeway did not reopen until about 11:20 a.m.

Traffic was forced to exit at Pederson Road. While investigators reviewed the scene and hazmat crews cleaned it up.

See photo and video below.

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