Several people were injured following a multi-vehicle crash on the North Freeway near Mount Houston Road. The accident occurred yesterday afternoon, at about 1:20 p.m., in the northbound lanes of I-45, at SH 249 Mount Houston Road.
Officials are working to determine the exact circumstances of the accident, but they believe that initially, a three-vehicle accident occurred. Following that, a chain-reaction accident occurred shortly after, with nine other vehicles involved. Officials believe that 14 vehicles total were involved in the collision.
The Houston Fire Department reported that among those 14 vehicles involved in the multi-vehicle crash was an 18-wheeler, an RV, a minivan, and an SUV. Emergency crews evaluated the injuries of those involved, and a reported five people were taken to nearby hospitals, in unknown condition; one person was reported to have suffered a broken nose. Emergency personnel worked to clear the vehicles off of the roads, which were cleared at 3:18 p.m.
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