Flash Flood Watches are posted through Monday morning for all of Texoma. The most concentrated rainfall is expected Saturday night into Sunday. Please be alert to floodwaters, washed out roads and rising creeks.
2-25-06 – An accident on the Red River Bridge Saturday afternoon backed up traffic for miles on Interstate 35.
The wreck happened around 3:30 p.m. Troopers say an SUV was traveling north when the driver lost control and crashed on the bridge. An 18-wheeler, trying to avoid the wreck, hit another car – blocking the northbound lanes.
One person was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
Traffic in the northbound lanes was backed up all the way to highway 82 in Gainesville.