Beltway 8 North reopens at Aldine Westfield after 5-vehicle crash

HOUSTON – A crash involving several vehicles closed part of westbound Beltway 8 North at Aldine Westfield Road.

The crash was reported just before 8 a.m.

According to Houston Transtar, the crash involved at least five vehicles.

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Cameras showed traffic was stopped on the freeway.

Maps showed traffic was backed up to near Wilson Road.

The scene was clear by 9:15 a.m.

It was not immediately clear if anyone was injured or what caused the crash.

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