Major crash injures 2 teens and blocks Grand Parkway southbound exit lane in west Harris County

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Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Major crash critically injures 2 teens on Grand Parkway
Authorities were investigating a crash at a southbound exit of the Grand Parkway in west Harris County.

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) -- Drivers whose travels go through the Grand Parkway in west Harris County are being urged to avoid a portion of the roadway south of Bridgeland Creek after a major crash.

Harris County sheriff's deputies were called to a report of a single-vehicle crash in the southbound exit lane of State Highway 99 at 4:41 p.m., Sheriff Ed Gonzalez tweeted.

The sheriff said a 16-year-old girl was behind the wheel and a male passenger who may be 17 years old were critically injured.

The girl was flown to the hospital by Life Flight while the passenger was taken by ambulance.

Authorities did not say what led up to the wreck.

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