Tanker truck fire shuts down main lanes on I-10 WB in Katy

An ABC13 viewer captured wild video of the tanker truck up in flames. Authorities are working to clear the scene.

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- Now, breaking news.

- We begin here with this breaking news here at 6:30. Firefighters have just put out a tanker truck fire here on the feeder of the Katy Freeway going westbound. The main lanes of the freeway right now are still closed because you see all of that heavy smoke there. This is right in front of that Buc-ee's there in Katy. Authorities now telling us they are asking drivers to use an alternate route.