North Freeway reopens 6 hours after deadly crash shut down northbound mainlanes

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Thursday, August 11, 2022
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Be prepared! You'll want to avoid I-45 northbound at Greens Road this morning. Drivers can take the Hardy Toll Road as an alternate route.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- All mainlanes have reopened nearly six hours after a deadly crash on the I-45 North Freeway northbound at Greens Road.

The crash was reported just before 5 a.m. on Thursday.

It's unclear what exactly led up to the deadly crash, but according to Houston Transtar, it involved three vehicles.

Traffic grew on the northbound lanes, causing delays for drivers on their morning commute. The freeway reopened just before 11 a.m.

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