ALERT: Crews in Angelina County as well as others in the nine-county Lufkin District will be applying a brine mixture to bridges and overpasses this afternoon as a precautionary measure ahead of predicted freezing temps tonight.
Drive with caution on wet roadways that could freeze quickly. Stay alert on rural roadways and watch for icy patches that could form. Drive to road conditions.
For statewide updates and closures, visit drivetexas.org.
- Rhonda Oaks is the Public Information Officer for the nine-county Lufkin District of the Texas Department of Transportation. A Lufkin native, she is a graduate of Hudson High School and Angelina College. She has a background in print journalism and worked for many years as a newspaper reporter and a freelance writer. She has received eight Associated Press awards. Her articles have been published in many publications over the past 25 years.