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News: 2 dead after wrong-way crash involving ambulance on Westpark Tollway

Posted on Saturday, January 8th, 2022 at 9:29 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – Two people were killed in a wrong-way crash involving an ambulance on the Westpark Tollway early this morning, according to information from KHOU.

The collision happened in the eastbound lanes of the Westpark Tollway near Fondren Road at around 5 a.m., as a driver was headed westbound, against the flow of traffic. The river then crashed into a private ambulance.

One person in the wrong-way vehicle was killed as a result of the crash.

Another victim in the ambulance was also pronounced dead.

At least one other person was hurt in the collision.

No further details are available at this time.

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