HOUSTON- One person was found dead on the highway after an accident early Sunday morning.

According to the Houston Police Department, the accident occurred around 5:10 a.m. on U.S. Highway 59 outbound at Chimney Rock Road.

At least one person is dead at the scene. HPD said it looked as if the person was ejected from a vehicle as it rolled over on the main outbound lanes of the freeway.

Police closed off U.S. Highway 59 outbound and directed traffic onto the feeder road.