HARRIS COUNTY, TX — A woman died Thursday after her vehicle collided with the trailer of a semi-truck on U.S. Highway 290 near Jersey Village, according to Click2Houston.
The accident happened on the stretch of SH 290 near North Eldridge Parkway at approximately 12:15 a.m.
Authorities determined the woman was speeding when her vehicle struck the trailer of a westbound semi-truck, causing her to eject from her car.
The woman was airlifted to Memorial Hermann Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.
The highway was closed as emergency workers responded to the scene.
The accident remains under investigation.
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