Highway 158 reopened following chemical spill of hydrochloric acid

DPS patrol car file photo. (Fernando Macias/CBS 7)

ECTOR COUNTY -- Highway 158 at at the Highway 385 intersection was closed Wednesday after a truck began spilling hydrochloric acid.

DPS reports that Highway 158 was closed in both directions after a trooper noticed that a truck was leaking.

The highway was eventually reopened Wednesday afternoon.