A vehicle has been involved in a crash on Beltway 8 at Philippine. The vehicle struck a high power transmission tower. Currently the lines are down across the vehicle with the victim inside. In addition the power lines are across all lanes of the Sam Houston Toll Road causing massive backups. In addition heavy sea fog remains in the area.
Harris County Precinct 4 is currently closing the Beltway at SH 249 Westbound
Eastbound is closed at US 290