HOUSTON - A pickup truck driver is dead after colliding with a minivan in northwest Harris County.
The accident happened Saturday around 12:15 a.m. on the Sam Houston Parkway over Hollister Road.
According to deputies the 29-year-old pickup truck driver was speeding westbound on the North Sam Houston Parkway.
That is when he slammed into the back end of a slower moving Ford minivan, losing control and sliding against the inside wall for about 100 yards.
The driver was not wearing a seat belt and died at the scene.
The Ford minivan driver was not hurt.
Precinct 4 deputies are checking on whether alcohol was a factor.
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