3:00 A.M. Monday | Much of New Boston was left dark after an eighteen wheeler rolled over on highway 8 about half a mile north of New Boston. Highway 8 is closed at interstate and all traffic is being detoured on to Addison Street. The south side of Interstate 30 was off for about an hour before being restored.
The North side of Interstate was still off as of 5:00 A.M. According to radio traffic the truck took out about 1000 yards of power lines from the Pitt Grill north on Highway 8. TXK Today could not get close to the scene for pictures due to downed power lines.