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DPS checking trucks along Texas 114 in Westlake

WESTLAKE -- Truckers beware.

Troopers with the Texas Department of Public Safety are on Texas 114 Tuesday morning, stopping commercial trucks for safety inspections.

The DPS troopers are on westbound Texas 114 being assisted by Keller police. The section of Texas 114 that sits between Westlake and Trophy Club is patrolled by Keller police.

The safety operation began about 5 a.m. Tuesday and will continue for most of the morning, a DPS official said. Some westbound traffic is being slowed as onlookers pass the site, according to reports.

The operation is reportedly taking place between on the highway near Trophy Club Drive.

DPS troopers are checking on truck weights, tires, brakes and numerous other safety issues.