Driver killed in collision with big rig that shut down all lanes of Gulf Freeway
LEAGUE CITY, TX (KTRK) -- One person is dead in a wreck that has shut down the Gulf Freeway for hours this morning.
A car collided with an 18-wheeler on the southbound lanes of I-45 at FM 646 at about 4:30am. The big rig suffered only front end damage, but the car was heavily damaged, killing the driver, who was the only occupant of the vehicle.
All lanes of the freeway have been shut down during the investigation and clean up over the morning rush hour. Officials expected the road to be reopened by about 9am.
The driver's identity has not been released.