Woman killed when vehicle crashes into bayou

July 10, 2011 7:26:06 AM PDT
A woman is dead after her vehicle went off the road and crashed into a bayou in Pasadena. It happened around 9:45pm Saturday on Space Center Blvd. at Cresta Place.

Police said the 33-year-old driver was northbound on Space Center Blvd. when she lost control of her sports utility vehicle at a curve in the roadway.

She went off the road and crashed into a large metal sewage pipe in a bayou.

Officials said she died at the scene.

Police are investigating what led to the accident.

The woman's identity has not been released.