Photos: Wrong-way crash on N. Sam Houston Tollway

Photos: Wrong-way crash on N. Sam Houston Tollway

Credit: KHOU

At least five people were killed when they were struck by a driver going the wrong way, deputies said.

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by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on June 30, 2014 at 7:09 AM

Updated Monday, Jun 30 at 11:21 AM

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas -- At least five people were killed when they were struck by a driver going the wrong way, deputies said.

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Four adults and one child were pronounced dead at the scene. A medical helicopter took a sixth person to Memorial Hermann Hospital.

It happened late Sunday in the westbound lanes of North Sam Houston Tollway near Wilson Road.

Deputies said the driver of a flat bed pickup got onto the tollway heading eastbound in the westbound lanes. He then struck a Ford F-150.

The flat bed's driver was taken to the hospital by ambulance.

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