first_img Show Discussion A big rig drove off the overpass on Highway 59 in Sugar Land, Texas—near Houston—on Thursday, Jan. 11, ABC13 reported.Emergency crews are on the scene of the accident near University Boulevard and Highway 59, the report stated. US News Recommended Video:Kayaker Rescues Iguana Swimming Miles From Shore Terrible scene at 59/University @SugarLandtxgov after #Bigrig falls from overpass onto car below @abc13houston #ABC13 pic.twitter.com/3hpWODQBnL— Christine Dobbyn (@ChristineDobbyn) January 11, 2018 Big Rig Drives Off Highway Near Houston, Flips Over on Car By Jack Phillips January 11, 2018 Updated: January 11, 2018 Share this article Photos posted online show the truck flipped over near the overpass on Thursday afternoon.Officials told the ABC affiliate that the accident first involved three vehicles. The truck then drove off the overpass, crushing another car, and the debris from the impact hit a fifth vehicle. Big rig drives off overpass on Hwy 59 in Sugar Land, landing on vehicle below: https://t.co/KKOv6xp51J pic.twitter.com/uBSYhp4Ga0— ABC13 Houston (@abc13houston) January 11, 2018center_img  LINKEDINPINTERESTREDDITTUMBLRSTUMBLEUPON   The driver of the vehicle crushed by the truck was able to crawl out of the wreckage. He was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries, the report stated. Share Major accident US 59 SB feeder road @ University Blvd. Traffic at the intersection is being diverted with significant delays. The main lanes of US 59 near University Blvd are open but slow due to the accident as well.— City of Sugar Land (@SugarLandtxgov) January 11, 2018  QualityAuto 1080p720p480p360p240pRewind 10 SecondsNext UpLive00:0000:0000:00ChromecastClosed CaptionsSettingsFullscreen  click to watch video An Eyewitness News viewer sent us a photo of the big rig crash as they were driving by in Sugar Land. @ElissaRivas13 and @MarlaABC13 are on the way to the scene to bring you updates.https://t.co/FdehNMPa22 pic.twitter.com/Kkm3NEbvR2— ABC13 Houston (@abc13houston) January 11, 2018 A stock photo shows police tape (Scott Olson/Getty Images) last_img read more