18-wheeler accident shuts down Houston traffic on I-45 northbound

Houston area commuters are facing delays this evening due to an overturned 18-wheeler on I-45 northbound at North Main. All of the main travel lanes are blocked by the wrecked big rig. While the 18-wheeler appears to be the only vehicle involved, the cause of the accident is not clear at this time. A fire truck and ambulance were called to the scene, but what injuries were involved (if any) is thus far not known.

Fox News’ coverage of the story is here.

Click2Houston.com’s story is here.

ABC Channel 13’s coverage is here