HPD: Woman speeding on North Loop Freeway dies after crashing vehicle

HOUSTON – A speeding driver was killed in a car crash on the North Loop Freeway Saturday morning, according to Houston police.

Police said a woman was driving a white Pontiac at a high rate of speed eastbound on the North Loop and Lockwood Drive around 2 a.m. when she lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle skid sideways and slammed into a retaining wall.

The woman died at the scene.