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Southwest Freeway reopens near Beechnut after multi-vehicle crash

You'll want to take a second to see how to avoid this major issue on Houston's roads.
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HOUSTON — UPDATE: The freeway reopened at 11:12 a.m., according to Houston Transtar. There may still be delays.


All of the mainlanes of the Southwest Freeway are closed due to a multi-vehicle crash Friday morning.

According to Houston Transtar, this happened 10:22 a.m. heading outbound near Beechnut.

Three vehicles, including a heavy truck, are said to be involved. Motorists should expect delays.

You'll want to avoid this trouble if your commute takes you into this area.

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