Driver dies after pickup truck hits power pole off I-45 NB in north Houston
HOUSTON, TX – A single-vehicle crash early Sunday in north Houston’s Greater Greenspoint area claimed the life of a 24-year-old woman, reports the Houston Police Department.
The fatal collision occurred in the 11700 block of the North Freeway (North Interstate Highway 45) service road, at around 4:20 a.m.
According to investigators, the woman was operating a white Ford F-150 pickup truck northbound on the road when, for reasons still unclear, she lost control of the vehicle. The pickup then veered off the roadway and collided with a power pole.
Responding paramedics with the Houston Fire Department pronounced the victim deceased at the scene. No other occupants or vehicles appear to have been involved.
The HPD’s Vehicular Crimes Division continues to investigate.
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