Woman, baby killed in SUV crash

Baby ejected from SUV

HOUSTON - Two people, a woman and an infant, have died after being involved in a crash in northwest Harris County.

The crash happened at about 1 p.m. Sunday on Highway 290 near Hegar in northwest Harris County.

Officials said the SUV blew a tire, causing the driver, Jose Acosta, to lose control and crash.

Six people were inside the SUV at the time.

The other riders were taken to the hospital. Sanjuanita Flores, 50, who was riding in the front passenger seat, died at the hospital.

Investigators said the infant was not in a car seat at the time of the crash.

The conditions of the other riders were not released.

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