2 Killed, 1 Injured in Cypress, TX, Car Accident on Highway 290
Cypress, TX -- May 30, 2017, two people were killed and a third was injured following an accident where two vehicles collided at an intersection.
Authorities from the Harris County Sheriff's Department were called out to the scene of the accident at around 9:30 p.m. It occurred at the intersection of US Highway 290 and Spring Cypress Road.
Preliminary police reports indicate that a man was traveling along the Highway 290 service road when he allegedly blew through a red light. As a result of this, his vehicle collided into the passenger side of a vehicle traveling along Spring Cypress.
Due to the severity of the collision, the driver of the car that ran the light as well as a passenger from the other vehicle died. The driver of the vehicle that was struck was taken to a hospital with unspecified injuries.
Police have not released any identifying information nor what factors may have contributed to the accident. Investigations are ongoing.
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