VCD officers are working a 5 vehicle accident S/B Wayside at Buffalo Bayou. Wrong way driver struck 4 other vehicles including a plainclothes police officer. No major injuries, investigation underway. 202 pic.twitter.com/ojLAPRFywi— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) September 10, 2021
According to officers with the Houston Police Department, a driver was headed in the wrong direction down North Wayside near Clinton Drive at the time of the incident.
A total of five vehicles were reportedly involved in the crash, including a car driven by a police officer in plainclothes.
One person was said to be trapped somewhere in the crash afterwards, but there were no major injuries, HPD said.
The Houston Fire Department was headed to the scene for an extrication.
It is unclear what led up to the crash, but police believe one person fled the scene. An investigation is underway.
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