Woman Injured in Big Rig Crash on Homestead in NE HoustonKiprop Vincent
Woman Hospitalized After NE Houston Big Rig Crash on Homestead
Houston, Texas (April 21, 2023) – A woman was injured on Thursday in a crash involving a big rig in northeast Houston, according to the police.
The crash happened on April 20, on Homestead.
Police said an 18-wheeler that was hauling gravel was making a U-turn when it was struck by a sedan that was traveling at a high rate of speed.
The female driver of the sedan was trapped in her car and had to be extricated. She was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
The police are investigating the crash.
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