An investigation is currently underway following a tragic three-vehicle crash that resulted in the death of one person and the hospitalization of another in north Harris County on Saturday morning.
The incident occurred on Beltway 8 near Greens Crossing.
The crash took place at approximately 4:30 a.m., and authorities have confirmed that one individual lost their life while another sustained injuries.
The exact cause of the crash and the events leading up to it remain unclear at this time.
The wreckage involved three vehicles, with one of them being a truck that was initially flipped over but has since been placed on a tow truck for removal from the scene.
Traffic in the vicinity of I-45 south at Mount Houston continues to be blocked off, and motorists are advised to take alternative routes until the area is cleared.
Authorities are still gathering information and assessing the extent of the damage caused by the crash.
As the investigation progresses, further updates regarding the crash will be provided.
It is essential for those traveling in the area to exercise caution and be aware of the road closure.