HCSO: 3 dead after vehicle crashes into pole on North Freeway

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HOUSTON – Three people are confirmed dead after a vehicle crashed into a pole along the North Freeway Sunday morning, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

The single-vehicle crash happened on I-45 North Freeway, near Louetta in North Harris County.

A vehicle was exiting the off ramp and struck a pole, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

Harris County Sheriff’s Office deputies are on the scene and investigating.

As of 8:36 a.m., the southbound service road and three main lanes of the North Freeway were closed.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

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Briana Zamora-Nipper joined the KPRC 2 digital team as a community associate producer in 2019. During her time in H-Town, she's covered everything from fancy Houston homes to tropical storms. Previously, she worked at Austin Monthly Magazine and KAGS TV, where she earned a Regional Edward R. Murrow award for her work as a digital producer.