18-wheeler slams into HOV barricade on Gulf Freeway

HOUSTON - At least two people were injured after an 18-wheeler slammed into the HOV barricade on the Gulf Freeway in southeast Houston.

It happened just before 8:30 a.m. Friday near Howard.

Authorities said the driver of the big rig lost control and hit the barricade. A pickup truck was also involved in the wreck.

Officials said two people were taken to the hospital for their injuries.

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