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News: Rear-end crash on Southwest Freeway leaves 1 dead

Posted on Monday, November 22nd, 2021 at 10:41 pm    

HOUSTON, TX – One person was killed when their vehicle was rear-ended by a pickup truck on the Southwest Freeway early Saturday morning.

According to a report by the Houston Chronicle, the driver of a pickup truck rear ended another vehicle at about 3 a.m. near the exit to Newcastle Drive.

Police say the driver in the second vehicle suffered fatal injuries in the crash. It is unclear if the driver in the pickup was hurt.

A HPD vehicle was also struck by another vehicle while officer were working at the scene. No injuries were reported as a result of that collision.

This blog post is part of a series that Kherkher Garcia provides for the benefit of our neighbors across the Houston area. It is meant to keep our community informed about recent motor vehicle accidents, and should not be construed as legal advice. However, if you or someone you love has been injured because of another driver’s reckless behavior, we would like to hear from you at your earliest convenience. Contact us today, online or by calling (713) 231-5640, to speak with an experienced Houston car accident lawyer at absolutely no cost to you.