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Another hot start for the coast and the lakes. With moisture in place, we could see a repeat of the isolated showers and t-storms as we saw yesterday. Highs today will again reach the lower 90's. By Friday and through the weekend, we will see the moisture out and hot temps on the rise. Look for mid and upper 90's by Sunday and Monday.
Multiple wrecks on Eastex Freeway in Beaumont
KFDM News - Emergency crews in Beaumont were very busy Saturday afternoon investigating eight wrecks.
The eight wrecks involved 12 vehicles. The crashes occurred in the 7800 block of the Eastex Freeway near the LNVA canal, which is also near Lawrence Drive. Seven of the vehicles had to be towed.
Beaumont police believe one driver may have either hit the brakes or slowed down, which caused a chain reaction of crashes with the cars behind the first vehicle. However, the crashes are still under investigation.
Police say no one was seriously injured.