Fatal Tomball crash: Two-vehicle collision closes down eastbound ramp on SH-249 and eastbound lanes of Grand Parkway

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Friday, May 26, 2023 10:44 PM

A fatal accident involving a box truck closes EB lanes on Grand Parkway

Temple, TX (KTRK) – All eastbound lanes on the Grand Parkway were closed Friday night due to a fatal two-vehicle accident involving a box truck, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

The accident occurred at 12,000 blocks from SH-99 in Hove Smith and Cowherville in northern Harris County, Sheriff Ed Gonzalez tweeted.

Officials confirmed one death.

SkyEye from ABC13 flew over the scene and saw traffic come to a standstill with only one lane open for drivers to use.

A vehicle was also seen with severe damage at both ends as officials began cleaning up.

In addition to the eastbound lanes, the eastbound ramp at SH-249 has been closed as an active investigation remains underway.

Officials did not say how the accident occurred.

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