Addicks and Barker Reservoir Information News Videos 

Voluntary and Mandatory Evacuations in Harris County

The Harris County Emergency Management Office has issued new voluntary and mandaroy evacuations for residence within the Barkers and Addicks area. More information can be found at ReadyHarris.org . HOUSTON – Under State law, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has issued a mandatory evacuation order for about 4,600 homes already flooded by water in west Houston. The limited mandatory evacuation has been issued ONLY for flooded homes in the following areas: From State Highway 6 east to South Gessner From Interstate Highway 10/Katy Freeway south to Briar Forest A map of the impacted area is below….

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Gas Gouging - Houston Flood 2017 Information News Videos 

Have you fallen victim to fuel price gouging?

A facebook user has reported falling victim to price gouging at a local Mesquite Chevron gas station. The receipt posted shows Mr. Flores paying $5.199 Gallon for unleaded regular fuel. Here is a link to the Chevron Store’s Facebook Page They are also listed on YELP* Be sure to report price gouging to the Attorney General of Texas. Report Price-Gouging: Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Toll-Free Hotline Call: 1-800-621-0508 Email: consumeremergency@oag.texas.gov

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Flood News Videos 

Harvey Flooding

Houston has been ravaged with heavy rain for the past few days. Sending freeways and roadways under water. Thousands of Houston area residents have been rescued from the rising water. Sadly there have already been numerous deaths from the storm.  The Barker Reservoir is currently releasing water. This is the first time in history that water has breached the spillway and water has been authorized for release while the downstream path is still in flood stage. Residents are being told to evacuate, as waters will continue to rise. Hwy 6…

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Big Rig Crash News Videos 

East Loop Big Rig Crashes Into Overhead Sign

A frightening moment captured by Carlos Escobedo on the East Loop this afternoon in Houston.  A big rig traveling with it’s bucket in the raised position slams into the freeway signage, tumbling the structure to the roadway in a tangled mess. The big rig fell and skidded on it’s side, dragging pieces, before coming to a stop.  Metal can be seen flying over Mr. Escobedo’s truck as the accident occurs.    Video Captured By: Carlos Escobedo The East Loop northbound lanes are shutdown at Market Street. Cleanup will take authorities…

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Houston Art Car Parade 2017: DOWNTOWN

The 2017 Houston Art Car Parade : 30th Anniversary  The 30th Anniversary – 2017 Houston Art Car Parade took place Saturday, April 8th, in Downtown Houston. Grand Master Cheech Marin rode in style, cruising in the local St. Arnold’s Brewery Cadillac. More than 300,000 people crammed the sidewalks of downtown Houston. Spectators of all ages could be seen enjoying the vast selection of more than 250 entrees. Images and video by HURNews Member: Joseph Ruley

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Shooting News Videos 

Police Shoot and Kill Suspect: HOUSTON

HURNEWS Exclusive Video provided by: Ruben Gomez Suspect shot and killed 9500 block Airline near West Mount Houston. Suspect was driving a truck that was reported stolen from Morgan Air Services in the Garden Oak area. It was tracked via the GPS equipment on-board. Police open fire on the suspect after they felt threatened.

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Child Left In Hot Car: Spring Branch (Houston)

Video Submitted by HURNews Member: Ohhellnola Damadelos Cupones A mother is confronted by a bystander, after she allegedly left a crying child strapped into a car seat in the back of a hot vehicle. The witness states that the mother way away for more than 10 minutes inside a local Spring Branch convenience store while the young child loudly cried. The temperature in the Houston area was 100+ degrees on this day.  

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Police Shooting News Videos 

HPD SHOOTING: Suspect Killed

Video Footage Captured By: Rob Jorge . HURNews Reporter   A HPD Officer opened fire on a suspect @ Collingsworth and Eastex. “The officer was back-pedaling, he came off the curb and that’s when he almost lost control and that’s when he came around the car and did the fatal shots.”, stated Chris Vasquez, who witnessed the altercation and fatal shooting. Photos Courtesy captured by HURNews Member Chris Vasquez.   You can read a local news article here. Follow Us on Twitter and Join our Facebook Group #HURNEWS #HOUSTON #HPD #SHOOTING…

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Houston Freeway News Videos 

Endangerment: Driver With Young Child On Lap

HURNews Reporter Rob Jorge captured this footage. A driver was recorded driving on I-10 East, heading into Downtown Houston, with a young child sitting on their lap. This child would be severely injured if not killed if an accident were to occur or if an sudden stop was required.  Traffic on the freeway was traveling in excess of 65 MPH during the filming of this video. If you know recognize this vehicle, please contact us to assist authorities with contacting this person. Follow Us On Twitter @HURNewsTX

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