Tow truck crash blocks East Freeway

HOUSTON

Authorities were called out to the scene around 3am.

Officials said the tow truck was towing another vehicle when it was involved in a collision with a car.

Investigators closed the westbound lanes of the freeway as they tried to figure out what happened. The roadway was open within a few hours.

There is no word on any injuries or who's at fault for the crash. It remains under investigation.

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