Cy-Fair FD: 12-year-old hospitalized in critical condition following wreck on US 290

12-year-old hospitalized in critical condition following wreck on US 290
12-year-old hospitalized in critical condition following wreck on US 290 (Capt. Daniel Arizpe)

A 12-year-old was hospitalized in critical condition Sunday following a wreck on US 290, according to the Cy-Fair Fire Department.

The wreck happened at around 9:40 a.m. on US 290 near Mason Rd. in Cypress.

Investigators said the 12-year-old boy was trapped inside the vehicle and had to be extricated.

Three people, including the 12-year-old, were transported to an area hospital following the crash.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident.


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