News: HPD cruiser involved in chain-reaction crash on I-45

Posted on Thursday, November 18th, 2021 at 8:56 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – A woman was hospitalized after crashing into multiple HPD vehicles on I-45 early this morning.

According to KPRC, the crash took place at about 1:45 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the freeway, near the Beltway 8 interchange.

Investigators had multiple right lanes closed while investigation a prior incident when the woman’s Ford Fusion crashed into one of the cruisers. The Ford then skidded into a Harris County Sheriff’s Office pickup truck.

The woman was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment of broken bones. She was subsequently charged with DWI and intoxicated assault.

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