HOUSTON — A combination of speed and slick roads may have sent an 18-wheeler crashing into a guard rail near downtown Houston. HPD says the accident happened around 1am on the Katy Freeway westbound at 1-45 North Freeway.
Crews have been cleaning up the accident all morning.
Officers say the driver of the 18-wheeler lost control, slammed through the guard rail and ended up in the HOV lane.
Somehow, the driver only had minor injuries and did not go to the hospital.