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News: Person dead after wrong-way driver crashes into 3 cars on Hwy 249

Posted on Sunday, October 10th, 2021 at 2:19 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – One person was killed in a wrong-way crash on Highway 249 in North Houston late last night, according to KTRK.

The crash occurred on southbound Highway 249 near Seaton Lake Drive at around 10 p.m., as the driver of a Dodge Journey was driving northbound, against the flow of traffic. There, the driver collided head-on with a Toyota Matrix.

The driver of the Journey continued, then crashed into a Toyota Tundra, and then into a Honda Accord.

The driver of the Matrix was pronounced dead after the collision.

It is unclear if anyone else was injured in the crash.

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