HOUSTON -- An officer with the Houston Police Department was loaded into an ambulance following a crash on the Eastex Freeway early Friday.
Houston TranStar reported the crash happened just before 7 a.m.
The patrol car was reportedly the only vehicle involved in the wreck.
The officer’s condition was not known.
As of 7:35 a.m. three southbound lanes of the freeway remained blocked at Townsen.
The freeway fully reopened around 9:30 a.m.