A woman was killed and a man was injured in a single-vehicle crash early Saturday, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s office.
At approximately 12:20 a.m., deputies with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to the scene of a single vehicle crash located in the 6100 block of Barker Cypress Road.
Upon arrival, deputies determined a woman was driving a black, 2011 Hyundai Sonata in a northbound lane. A male passenger was also in the vehicle. The driver failed to stay in a single lane, lost control, crossed over a raised median, and struck a crosswalk signal at the intersection of Barker Cypress Road and Brenwood Drive, according to investigators.
Paramedics pronounced the driver deceased at the scene.
The passenger was transported to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The crash remains under investigation by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Vehicular Crimes Division.