Fatal crash under investigation on I-10 in Chambers County


ANAHUAC, Texas – A crash that killed at least one person Friday morning was under investigation in Chambers County, according to a spokesman for the Texas Department of Transportation.

The crash happened just before 7 a.m. on westbound Interstate 10 near FM Road 1724.

Video from Sky2 over the scene showed at least two vehicles were involved in the crash. One of the vehicles was on its side.

A couple of crashes were also reported in the backup caused by the fatal crash.

One of those crashes involved a prison bus and two emergency vehicles. No serious injuries were reported in that crash.

In another crash caused by the backup, a tractor-trailer could also be seen laying on its side. It was not immediately clear if anyone was injured in that crash.

According to Click2Houston.com real-time traffic maps, delays of nearly an hour were reported in the area.

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