Slick roads may be to blame for fatal accident

September 7, 2010 9:50:44 AM PDT
Police say wet roads could be the cause of a deadly accident in southwest Houston overnight. It happened in the 6300 block of Rampart at High Star just after 2am. Police say the driver of a Toyota Corolla lost control and smashed into an electric pole, splitting it in half.

The 23-year-old male victim died at the scene. His identity is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences

The investigation is continuing.