HOUSTON – A driver has been killed after a four-vehicle crash along I-10 East near Dell Dale in the Channelview area Thursday night.
Investigators believe two vehicles traveling westbound collided while changing lanes. Both drivers lost control.
@HCSOTexas units are investigating a fatal crash at East Freeway (I-10) at Dell Dale Street. Preliminary info: one person is deceased on scene. Westbound (inbound) lanes of East Fwy are currently shut down. #HouNews pic.twitter.com/KCcXgo9QUj— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) August 20, 2021
One of the vehicles stopped in the moving lanes and another vehicle then struck that vehicle.
The driver of that vehicle was ejected for not wearing a seat belt and died at the scene.
Investigators confirmed that four drivers were involved in the crash, out of which, one is deceased and one was transported for minor injuries.
The other two were remained unhurt.
So far, police have not found any signs of intoxication, however, intoxication reports are still pending.
Investigators believe speed may be a factor in the crash.