On Friday, April 26, 2019, at approximately 5:26 p.m., the Seabrook Police Department responded to a major vehicle accident at the 900 block of State Highway 146 in Seabrook, Texas. The accident shut down SH 146 in both directions between NASA Parkway in Seabrook and FM 2094 in Kemah to allow first responders access to the scene.
The preliminary investigation revealed that a 1999 silver Honda CRV traveling northbound on SH 146 struck a southbound 2017 brown Chevrolet Silverado head-on. Subsequently a 2006 blue Honda Pilot also traveling southbound rear ended the Silverado.
The female driver of the CRV, 27-year-old Jaime Cooper, was pronounced deceased on the scene. The driver of the Silverado and the driver of the Pilot were transported by Clear Lake Medical Corps (CLEMC) to HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake Hospital. There were no other occupants in the vehicles involved in the accident.
The accident is currently under investigation by the Seabrook Police Department.
State Highway 146 reopened in both directions at 11:00 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2019.