One dead in wreck in NW Houston

One person was killed in a wreck Tuesday afternoon on Hempstead in northwest Houston. (Jesus Amaya)

October 18, 2011 1:51:28 PM PDT
One person was killed in a wreck Tuesday afternoon in northwest Houston.

The accident happened on Hempstead near Kansas. Authorities say a red Toyota Corolla crossed into the opposite lanes and hit a Ford truck head on. The truck then hit other vehicles parked at a nearby business, sending one vehicle crashing into a building.

One person in the Corolla died.

No word yet on exactly what caused the crash or if anyone was at fault. The incident is still under investigation.