Driver killed in single car crash

Published On: Oct 04 2013 06:39:59 AM CDT   Updated On: Oct 04 2013 07:37:27 AM CDT
East Hardy Fatal Crash
HOUSTON -

A man was killed after a major car crash in northeast Harris County.

It happened around 1:15 a.m. Friday near the Hardy Road and Humble Westfield Loop. 

Deputies said a driver headed north on Hardy failed to stop where the road ends, continued onto a dirt road and into a partial ditch before finally slamming into a concrete slab.

Deputies said the driver died on impact. His name was not immediately released.

According to reports, deputies believe alcohol played a role in the crash.