HOUSTON -

Police are investigating a deadly accident near Bush Intercontinental Airport.

It happened around 4:30 p.m. in the 2300 block of Greens Road.

Houston police say a blue Chevrolet Malibu was traveling east on Greens Road when the driver attempted to pass another vehicle, lost control and crossed into oncoming traffic.  

A white Toyota Corolla hit the Malibu, and a 17-year-old passenger was thrown from the vehicle.

Officials say the victim was taken to Ben Taub General Hospital where she later died.

Houston police say their investigation is ongoing.

Names of those involved in the crash were not immediately released.