RESCUE EFFORT UNDERWAY IN DOWNTOWN HOUSTON!

Update: All 7 men rescued after running off the road into the bayou this morning!

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Update: Most of the men have been rescued…still developing!

What a way to start your work day in Houston…workers in a van run off the road on Cavalcade at I-45 into the bayou north of downtown. Rescue crews from the Houston Fire Department on the scene but how in the world did this happen? Good luck guys!

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: July 9, 2014 8:59:57 AM CDT
Vehicle in Bayou North Houston

7 injured

What: Vehicle in Bayou
When: July 9, 2014 at 6:44 a.m.
Where: North Freeway at Calvacade
Injuries: Seven victims with minor injuries
Damage: Unknown amount of damage to vehicle
Cause: HPD will be investigating the incident
Details:
The original call stated a vehicle was involved in an accident and was now in bayou. HFD transported seven victims to local hospitals code one with minor injuries