Driver killed after cement truck goes off overpass on Highway 249 in NW Harris County

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas - The driver of a cement truck was killed after the vehicle went off an overpass on Highway 249 in northwest Harris County, according to deputies.

The wreck happened on the Tomball Parkway northbound and Cypresswood. Fire officials said a cement truck went off the overpass, smashed into the ground below and burst into flames.

A KPRC 2 viewer sent in a video of the crash aftermath.

The accident has shut down one main lane and several feeder road lanes.

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