MIDLAND, TX, (Local Big 2 News) - Interstate 20 in Midland is open this morning, after an accident overnight closed both the east and westbound lanes for a time around 10:30 last night. Traffic was forced to exit the interstate, causing a slowdown for drivers. Midland police say it was a chain reaction wreck, after a semi truck blew out a tire causing a small fire in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 20. Drivers on the westbound lanes then became distracted, causing a second crash. No one was seriously injured.
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