The Cy-Fair Fire Department told ABC13, they responded to a report of a car fire around 8:15 a.m. Tuesday in the 19700 block of West Road.
Crews respond to a fatal vehicle fire w/ entrapment on West Rd. near Greenhouse Rd. on Tues. in Cypress.— Cy-Fair Fire Department (@cyfairfd) January 21, 2020
1 patient was pronounced deceased.
1 patient is being transported by EMS. @HCSOTexas and @hcfmo is investigating.
Photo: Capt. Daniel Arizpe, PIO/ Cy-Fair FD #hounews pic.twitter.com/oCsjbFDKoO
Witnesses at the scene told Harris County deputies they saw the driver of a BMW driving westbound, weaving in and out of traffic.
According to the witnesses, the BMW struck an SUV that was heading eastbound, the car started spinning and then struck a Chevy truck that was also driving eastbound. Deputies say the BMW caught fire after crashing with the Chevy truck.
The driver of the BMW was pronounced dead at the scene. The drivers of the two other vehicles suffered minor injuries, according to deputies.
Authorities are still investigating the crash but believe the driver was killed on impact.