Houston Police say a woman in a wheelchair was crossing Westheimer Road when she was hit by a fatal car.
The fatal accident occurred at 8,500 Westheimer Street around 6:25 am.
Police say the driver was heading west when the 64-year-old tried to cross Westheimer from Dunval Road.
According to the police, the woman was in a crosswalk, but she tried to cross the street – against a red traffic light – when she was injured.
The woman died at the scene.
Police say the 28-year-old man who was driving remained at the scene of the accident and showed no visible signs of poisoning. He was interrogated and released.
The investigation is underway.