Driver crashes into tree, dies
A man died after he crashed his car into a tree in northwest Houston.
Houston police said the crash happened as the driver traveled west on Tidwell Road lost control of his car near Balbo Street about 2 a.m. on Thursday.
Police said the car went off the road and onto the median, where it crashed head-on into a tree. The car then caught fire, officials said.
The driver died at the scene. His name has not been released.