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HPD patrol unit struck by debris from crashed big rig near Heights Boulevard

HOUSTON – All lanes were blocked on eastbound Katy Freeway near Heights Boulevard due to a jackknifed big rig.

An HPD officer said the patrol vehicle was on the onramp when the big rig struck the concrete barrier, sending concrete into the patrol vehicle, blowing out the windows and causing extensive damage. 

The officers are fortunate to not have serious injuries. 

The driver of the big was also not injured.


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