Car fire shuts lanes on East Freeway

A car crash and fire has shut down lanes on the East Freeway in east Houston Sunday morning.

Houston police say a car hit a barricade and caught fire near Kress Street.

Fire officials, police and EMS are currently on the scene. Several eastbound and westbound lanes are closed.

There is no word on injuries or when the road might reopen.

Stay with Click2Houston.com as we monitor this developing scene.