Fiery wreck shuts down Highway 59 in Ft. Bend Co.

December 17, 2013 2:49:52 PM PST
A fiery wreck involving an 18-wheeler has Highway 59 northbound in Ft. Bend County shut down. Two other wrecks are making it worse.

At around 2:40pm, a woman's vehicle became pinned underneath an 18-wheeler along 59 near Grunwald. Her vehicle caught fire.

She was pulled out and flown to Memorial Hermann by Life Flight. At this point, we don't know her condition, though we're told she is still alive.

Two other accidents in the area added to the slowdown.

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