Southbound lanes of I-45 reopen near The Woodlands after fatal accident

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas - All southbound lanes of the North Freeway were closed Monday after a fatal accident.

All mainlanes lanes were closed at Rayford Road near The Woodlands after a two-vehicle accident, authorities said. The lanes were shut down for hours.

One person is dead and another was critically injured. Two other people were not injured in the accident.

The accident was reported around 6:20 p.m., according to Houston TranStar. It was cleared around 10:30 p.m.

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