3 die in west Houston crash

HOUSTON - Three people died in a two-vehicle crash in west Houston.

Officials said the collision happened on North Eldridge Parkway just north of the Katy Freeway at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Police said a blue Mustang was traveling along North Eldridge when it hit a patch of water and the driver lost control.

Investigators said the Mustang was T-boned by a Toyota Corolla going in the opposite direction.

The driver of the Mustang was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Corolla and the passenger of the Mustang were transported to a hospital, where they later died.

Their names were not released.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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