HOUSTON -

The inbound North Freeway lanes reopened early Wednesday morning after an accident involving an 18-wheeler and an SUV. 

The crash happened around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday on the North Freeway near Tidwell.

The two vehicles collided causing the semi to block three of the four lanes.

Houston police closed all of the freeway lanes while crews worked to remove the 18-wheeler.

Officials say one person in the SUV was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries.

All lanes reopened at 6 a.m.