Nearly 100 vehicles collide on TX freeway

Nearly 100 vehicles collide on TX freeway

Credit: Scott Lawrence/ KFDM

Foggy conditions caused dozens of vehicles to collide on Interstate 10 between Houston and Beaumont Thanksgiving morning, November 22, 2012.

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on November 22, 2012 at 10:58 AM

HOUSTON—Foggy conditions caused nearly 100 vehicles to collide on Interstate 10 between Houston and Beaumont Thanksgiving morning, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.

The accident happened on I-10 East near Hamshire Road around 8 a.m., causing the highway to shut down in both directions.

Acadian Ambulance spokewoman Denise Richter said at least 35 people were transported to the hospital for treatment, according to KFDM.

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