Woman ejected from car crash identified in NW Harris County

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Sunday, February 22, 2015

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- A woman who died early Saturday morning after she lost control of her car in northwest Harris County has been identified.

Law enforcement authorities say Barbara Chretain was driving a 1994 Toyota Corolla Northbound in the 20500 block of Aldine Westfield Road when the accident occurred. Deputies say she had failed to drive in a single lane of traffic while taking a curve. She left the road and flipped several times. She crashed around 2:30am at Aldine Westfield and W W Thorne Boulevard. Chretain was ejected out of the driver window and died at the scene of the crash.

Police say she was not wearing a seat belt. They are trying to determine if alcohol played a role in this crash. The investigation into this crash is ongoing.