HOUSTON (November 15, 2018)- Thursday at 2:00 p.m. a three car crash was reported on State Highway 242 in the Woodloch area near the San Jacinto River.
A vehicle with a food trailer Fish Tales was traveling west on the Hwy 242 when it lost its trailer. The load veered into eastbound traffic and struck another vehicle. Montgomery County deputies confirmed that one person was killed in the crash. Another person was taken to a hospital for minor injuries. A video from Sky 2 showed a total of three vehicles were involved in the wreck.
The food trailer was located about 50 yards away from the scene of the head-on collision. It appears the food trailer may have come loose, but the cause of the crash remains under investigation. The identities of those involved in the car accident have not been released.
It is unknown how long Highway 242 will be closed. Drivers should expect delays in the area. If you are heading towards Montgomery County, be sure to check out our live traffic updates for the best routes in the area.
If you or a loved one were involved in a truck accident, it is important to contact a legal expert to help you evaluate your options. Call (713) 987-7111 or send us an email to discuss your car accident injury case.
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