Woman drowns after driving vehicle into high water, officials say

By Brittany Taylor - Digital News Editor

HOUSTON - A woman drowned Saturday night after she drove her vehicle into high water in southwest Houston, officials said.

Officials said the drowning was confirmed at 9:15 p.m. near Warrenton Drive and Gessner Road.

Officials said the woman got out of her vehicle and drowned.

The Houston Police Department is investigating the incident.

The victim’s identity has not been released.

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