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Houston, TX – One Killed, Multiple Victims Injured in Car Crash on I-45 near Gulf Bank Rd

by | Jan 31, 2023 | Auto Accidents, Wrongful Death | 0 comments

Houston, TX (January 31, 2023) – One person died following a major head-on collision that took place early Sunday morning and left multiple people injured. On January 29, the Harris County Sheriff’s office responded to the scene of a traffic accident that took place on Interstate 45.

According to law enforcement, at around 5:45 a.m., a sergeant with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office was on his way to work while traveling on Interstate 45 when he was involved in a head-on collision on the northbound side of the interstate near Gulf Bank Road.

Authorities responded to the scene of the accident and immediately secured the area.

One person involved in the crash was fatally hurt. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Sgt. and multiple other victims suffered injuries in the crash. Several people were transported to area hospitals for emergency treatment.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation at this time.

Our thoughts go out to those who have been hurt as a result of this automobile accident.

Our condolences are with the family of the victim who lost their life in this crash.

Fatal Car Accidents in Texas

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Note: Our team used secondary sources when creating this post. These sources include but are not limited to local and state police reports, local news reports, social media platforms, and eyewitness accounts about the accident described. Our team has not independently verified all the facts surrounding this accident.  For this reason, if you locate any information that is incorrect, please let us know immediately so that we can correct the error. We will remove a post if requested. 

Disclaimer: This post is not a solicitation for business, and none of the information provided in this post is intended to be legal or medical advice. The photograph used in this post was not taken at the actual accident scene.