Woman dies in accident involving big rig and SUV

A woman was killed after a big rig slammed into an SUV Sunday morning in northwest Houston.

January 10, 2011 4:36:12 AM PST
One woman was killed after an SUV crashed along Highway 290 in northwest Houston. Around 3am Sunday, Houston police say the driver of a Jeep lost control and slammed into a wall. An 18-wheeler then crashed into the side of the SUV. A man and woman inside the Jeep, along with two small boys, were taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital. The woman later died.

The driver of the 18-wheeler was not hurt.

Police don't yet know why that driver lost control.