Texting while driving may be to blame for fatal crash

Police believe the driver may have been distracted when she crashed.

October 10, 2010 6:53:52 PM PDT
A woman is dead after a crash in southeast Houston, and investigators believe she may have been texting and driving. Police say Cindy Alvarez lost control of her car at Long Drive and Chaffin early Sunday morning and hit some metal poles. She died at the scene.

Authorities say her phone was found between her legs.