Category: Eastex Freeway Car Accident

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  • February
    15 2016

    Fatal Night in Houston Includes 18 Wheeler Accident

    A series of fatal accidents in Houston included an 18 wheeler accident on the city’s northeast side. At least five fatal accidents occurred last Saturday night on Houston’s freeways, one of the deadliest nights for drivers and pedestrians in recent history. Several other 18 wheeler accidents happened across the state this past week. An accident […]

  • December
    28 2014

    Houston 18-Wheeler Traffic Among Heaviest In U.S., Says Study

    A study by the American Transportation Research Institute showed that Houston 18-wheeler traffic was some of the heaviest in the nation. The “2014 Congestion Impact Analysis of Freight-Significant Highway Locations” analyzed the congestion patterns at 250 intersections in and around major metropolitan areas. Ten Houston 18-wheeler traffic intersections ranked in the top 100 for freight […]

  • September
    12 2014

    Houston 18 Wheeler Crash Shuts Down Freeways

    The busy freeways of the Bayou City have seen more than their fair share of Houston 18 wheeler crashes in recent days. A Houston 18 wheeler crash just south of downtown shut down a major freeway in the early morning hours before the Friday morning rush hour. A tractor-trailer carrying a load of metal fell […]

  • March
    03 2011

    Houston Motorist Dies after Collision with 18-Wheeler

    On March 3, 2011, Houston police say an 18-wheeler and a Jaguar collided in the morning on the eastbound lanes of the North Loop by Eastex Freeway. Reportedly, the driver of the car was pinned inside and passed away at the scene. Sources say the 18-wheeler appeared to be hauling pipes or tubing. Subsequently, sources […]

  • February
    27 2011

    Lumberton Man Will Live After Serious Car Accident On Eastex Freeway

    On February 27, 2011, Beaumont police say a Lumberton man was left in critical condition following a serious accident on the Eastex Freeway. Reportedly, early in the morning a 1999 Ford Contour was traveling northbound on Eastex Freeway by the LNVA canal at excessive speeds when it attempted to change lanes and pass a 2011 […]