HOUSTON -- A major accident involving six vehicles blocked all inbound mainlanes of Highway 288 at Bellfort for more than an hour on Friday morning.

According to Houston TranStar, the crash was reported around 6 a.m.

At least three people suffered minor injuries, said officials at the scene. Several ambulances responded to the incident.

Views from Air 11 showed traffic backed up more than five miles to Pearland.

As of 7:15 a.m. all mainlanes had reopened, but the backup was expected to last through the morning commute.

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