Eastex Fire Department is calling for additional tankers on a transmission shop fire at FM 525 and US 59 northbound. Houston Fire Department has also just arrived on the scene to assist. At 905 am, Houston requested a second alarm.
Just before midnight the Harris County Sheriff’s Office began receiving calls from motorists on the southbound lanes of Interstate 45. The reports were the freeway was collapsing and over a dozen vehicles were on the side of the road with flats. Multiple units responded and first blocked the center lanes of the freeway immediately south […]
1:25a.m. I-45 southbound at the Hardy Toll Road is now reopened. Approximately 30 vehicles were sidelined with flat tires.
1 a.m. I-45 southbound main lanes are CLOSED at the Hardy Toll Road. All traffic is diverted to the feeder.
12:45 a.m. I-45 southbound, just south of the Hardy Toll Road – Partial freeway collapse – one lane closed – multiple vehicles with flat tires We’ll update when we know more