Houston police said the heavy truck accident happened Friday afternoon on the northbound Loop at McCarty.
The three left lanes were blocked.
There was no immediate word of injuries. The incident backed up traffic for miles.
In the middle of the backup, a vehicle stuck in the mess caught fire. There was no word of anyone hurt in that incident.
I-610 East Loop @ McCarty N/B— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) January 31, 2020
Accident involving a Heavy Truck. The three left lanes blocked off. Expect Delays.#houtraffic
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