HOUSTON (CW39) – DPS stated that a trooper was airliftedto a hospital in the Texas Medical Center after a crash on I-10 in Chambers County this morning.

One civilian driver died at the scene. The incident involved multiple vehicles and resulted in a complete shutdown of the eastbound lanes at SH 61 in Hankamer. Expect significant delays in the area.

Traffic is being diverted to the frontage road lanes.