Police: Red-light runner T-bones car, kills woman

A woman was killed when another driver ran a red light and T-boned her car on the East Beltway near West Lake Houston Parkway.

August 6, 2010 9:34:43 AM PDT
A woman was killed late Thursday night when another driver ran a red light and T-boned her car in northeast Harris County. Police say 50-year-old Pamela Short was stopped at the intersection of West Lake Houston Parkway and the East Beltway when the light turned green, according to witnesses. Short turned onto Beltway 8 when a Suburban ran a red light and slammed into the Saturn.

Short died at the scene from injuries she sustained in the crash. The driver of the Suburban was not injured and may face charges.

The crash is under investigation by the Harris County Sheriff's Office.