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Fatal Crash on 59 Southwest Freeway Causes Major Delays, One Person Confirmed Dead

HOUSTON, July 27, 2023 – Houston police’s vehicle crimes investigators have been dispatched to the scene of a fatal car crash that occurred in the outbound lanes of the 59 Southwest Freeway near the W. Sam Houston Parkway.

The incident, which took place around 12:15 PM today, has resulted in one fatality. Authorities are currently on the scene conducting an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.

As a result of the ongoing investigation and cleanup, traffic on the 59 Southwest Freeway has been significantly impacted. Motorists are being forced to exit at Bissonnet Street.

Officials are urging the public to seek alternate routes and to exercise patience while the necessary investigations are carried out at the crash site. They also advise drivers to take extra care when driving in these areas to ensure their safety and the safety of others on the road.

Updates about the incident, including information about the victim and the cause of the crash, will be provided as the investigation progresses. The Houston Police Department extends its condolences to the family and friends of the deceased and encourages everyone to drive safely.

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