Multi-vehicle crash, involving a semi, slows traffic on Katy Freeway
HOUSTON, TX – Commuters on the Katy Freeway encountered delays on Jan. 31st after an accident involving an 18-wheeler resulted in several lanes being closed, KHOU11 Staff reports.
The incident took place at 6:54 a.m. and lasted until 7:18 a.m., causing disruptions for morning rush hour drivers.
The details of the accident, including the cause and whether there were any injuries, have not been released. However, local authorities were on the scene directing traffic and advising drivers to take alternate routes if possible.
The lane closure caused significant backups, with some drivers reporting delays of up to 30 minutes. Our team will update this news blog as any additional details come to light.
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