VEGA: I-40 eastbound is closed between mile markers 8 and 9 due to an overturned semi.
TONIGHT: As crews prepare to reopen the direct connect from I-40 westbound to I-27 south- and northbound, the right lane of I-40 westbound will be closed, reducing I-40 westbound to one lane at the direct connect, starting at 8 p.m. The right lane will reopen by 6 a.m. tomorrow.
A wreck involving two semi-trucks on I-40 eastbound at mile marker 84 has traffic backed up as you head out of Amarillo. Eastbound traffic will be detoured at FM 1912 to FM 2575, where motorists can then reenter the interstate.