Southwest Freeway in Sugar Land reopens after deadly crash

A deadly crash has shut down northbound lanes of the Southwest Freeway at the Grand Parkway. ( Houston Transtar )

One person died in a crash on the US-59 Southwest Freeway in Sugar Land on Wednesday morning.

The two-vehicle crash shut down all of the northbound mainlanes of the Southwest Freeway at SH-99 Grand Parkway for several hours.

The scene has been cleared, and all lanes are now open.