Woman killed in car accident near Lake Conroe

A tragic accident near Lake Conroe has claimed the life of a woman

April 27, 2014 2:52:56 PM PDT
A woman was killed when a driver slammed into the vehicle she was in as the car sat at a red light near Lake Conroe.

It happened around 2:15am on Highway 105 near Navajo.

Deputies say an aunt and uncle were in the backseat of a car and their two teenage nieces were in the front. Authorities say a man in a pickup slammed into the back of the vehicle, killing the woman in the backseat.

The driver of the pickup allegedly ran away but later showed up at the hospital with a broken arm. Charges are pending against the pickup truck driver.