HFD high-water rescue vehicle involved in crash on Eastex Freeway near Kingwood

Traffic delays are seen on the Eastex Freeway near Kingwood, Texas, on Dec. 30, 2020.
Traffic delays are seen on the Eastex Freeway near Kingwood, Texas, on Dec. 30, 2020. (KPRC)

KINGWOOD, Texas – A Houston Fire Department high-water rescue vehicle was involved in a crash Wednesday on Interstate 69 Eastex Freeway near Kingwood.

The crash was reported about 2:30 p.m. on the northbound side of the freeway at Kingwood Drive.

It appeared the truck was spun around after hitting a divider wall.

It was not clear if anyone was injured in the crash.

Drivers in the area can expect significant delays while crews work to clear the scene.

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Aaron Barker has been a senior digital editor at KPRC 2 since 2016. As a meteorologist, he specializes in stories about the weather. He has covered Hurricane Harvey, the Astros first World Series win, the Santa Fe High School shooting, the ITC fire and Tropical Storm Imelda.