TX DPS and TX DOT advise the water of the Sabine River at IH 10 is not rising as rapidly as anticipated. Therefore they are allowing IH 10 to remain open at the State line for the time being. The traffic diversion of IH 10 east bound traffic in Beaumont is being suspended at this time and traffic will be allowed to flow normally. Motorists are advised to monitor traffic advisories and always remember to never drive into standing water. TURN AROUND – DON’T DROWN
IH 10 Now Open in Beaumont
About the Author: Scott Wheat
District Chief Scott Wheat is a 23 year veteran with Beaumont Fire/Rescue. He is currently assigned to the Community Risk Reduction Division as the Assistant Fire Marshal and the department's Public Information Officer.