KINGWOOD, TX – A woman was killed and a man was rushed to the hospital following a major two-vehicle crash on US-59 Sunday morning, the Houston Chronicle reports.
The accident took place at about 11 a.m. within the southbound lanes of the freeway in the Kingwood area.
Police say the driver of a Toyota pickup truck collided with another motorist who was attempting to pass them. The pickup then veered into the concrete pillars for the freeway overpass.
A female passenger in the truck was killed in the crash. The driver was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries. The other driver involved sustained only minor injuries in the crash.
The man in the at-fault vehicle could face criminal charges in connection to the fatal crash.
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