Houston, TX (3/9/2021) – Multiple big rigs were involved in a major accident near downtown Houston.
The accident happened on the ramp connecting the Eastex Freeway and the Gulf Freeway around 1:45 p.m. Details of the accident remain unknown but from above a couple of large cylindrical items that appear to have shifted on one 18-wheeler.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
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For crash investigations involving 18-wheelers, ECM’s or Electronic Engine Modules will be brought in to examine how exactly the accident may have happened. ECM’s have the ability to record every facet of data that occurred while the driver was driving the tractor-trailer. From documenting brake time to monitoring idle speed control systems, ECM’s are proven to be vital evidence to every investigation.
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Source: ABC 13
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