Multi-vehicle crash shuts down all westbound lanes of East Freeway


HOUSTON – A multi-vehicle crash closed all westbound lanes on of the East Freeway at Beltway 8 in east Harris County, according to Houston TranStar.

The three-vehicle crash was reported at 8:45 p.m.

Officials said one person was injured and taken by ambulance to a hospital.

The cause of the crash is unknown.

Officials ask drivers to avoid the area until crews clear the scene.