HOUSTON (Covering Katy News) – Houston Police are investigating a single vehicle fatal accident on the Katy Freeway feeder road at about 12:15 Sunday morning.
The driver was traveling westbound on the feeder and lost control near Beltway 8.
According to police, the driver was traveling at a high rate of speed when the vehicle skidded off the roadway onto the right shoulder. It went over a grassy area, through a wrought iron fence, and flipped on its side before bursting into flames.
The driver did not escape from the car. There were no other people in the car and no other vehicles were involved in the crash.
The victim will be identified by the medical examiner.
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