ANDREWS, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – A crash has slowed traffic on State Highway 115 in Andrews, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

Officials say the crash occurred on SH 115 near FM 2371.

An 18-wheeler is currently blocking both lanes of traffic, according to a release. TxDOT officials say traffic is being detoured at FM2371 and County Road 3001.

Meanwhile, drivers are being asked to avoid the area.