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Driver crashes into daycare building

HOUSTON, TX – A vehicle crashed into a daycare on Wednesday afternoon in northwest Houston, KHOU reports.

The accident happened shortly before 2 p.m. at the 8000 block of Antoine Drive.

Police said the suspect, a man in his early 20’s, stole a car from his aunt and lost control while driving.

Two children and an adult were taken to an area hospital to get checked our, but none of their injuries were life threatening.

The unidentified driver ran away from the scene, but was later taken into custody.

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On duty firefighter hit by vehicle

HOUSTON, TX – A female firefighter was hit by a vehicle on Wednesday morning, according to reports.

The firefighter was parked at the scene of a mobile home fire in the 14000 block of Walters Road. She was getting out of the fire truck when a driver came around and struck her.

She was transported to the hospital and has since been released and recovering.

Deputies said the driver that hit her has been cited.

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Pedestrian struck and killed on 59

HOUSTON, TX – A man was hit and killed by a vehicle while trying to cross the Southwest Freeway after his car broke down on Wednesday morning, sources report.

The victim was on the inside shoulder of U.S. 59 near Fondren Road at approximately 10:40 a.m. when he attempted to run across the highway after his car stalled out.

Police said he was hit by a driver in a Cadillac, who was unable to maneuver around the man.

Paramedics rushed to the scene, but the man was pronounced dead.

It is unclear why the man was running across the highway. police believe he might have been trying to avoid being towed away.

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Houston cop injured in accident

HOUSTON, TX – A Houston police officer was injured in a rear-end crash on Wednesday afternoon, sources report.

The officer was rear-ended by a vehicle near downtown while he was traveling northbound on the Texas Highway 288 at approximately 1 p.m.

Firefighters and EMS arrived at the scene assisting the officer out of the SUV cruiser and transported him to the hospital wearing a neck brace.

It is unclear what caused the accident.

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Suspected drunk driver crashes into home

HOUSTON, TX – According to Click 2 Houston, a suspected drunk driver crashed into the garage of a Houston home on Tuesday morning.

Authorities said the incident happened on Birchaven Lane and Westknoll Lane shortly after 3 a.m.

No one was injured in the accident.

The driver is in custody and is expected to face charges including a DWI if guilty.

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Woman severely injured after crash with 18-wheeler

HOUSTON, TX – There was an intense crash involving a sedan and 18-wheeler early Saturday morning on S Sam Houston Parkway East, according to Click 2 Houston.

A woman driving a sedan missed her exit near Culled Boulevard and went under an H-E-B 18-wheeler, causing an accident at around 3:57 a.m.

When coming to a stop, the trailer dragged the woman’s sedan about 20 feet due to the slick roads.

The 18-wheeler driver called 911 to assist the woman’s injuries.

The woman, who is in her mid 40’s, was transported unconscious to Ben Taub Hospital and reportedly lost her left eye and left arm.

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City employee killed after falling into wastewater tank

HOUSTON, TX – KHOU reports a city of Houston employee died after falling into a wastewater tank on Tuesday morning.

The incident occurred at  the 69th St Wastewater Treatment Plant at approximately 8:30 a.m.

Authorities and EMS personnel rushed to scene on 2525 SSgt. Macario Garcia Drive and pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

According to Houston police, the victim was cleaning the tank when he fell in and witnesses called for help.

The victims identity and cause of death has not been released.

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