Houston police are investigating a fatal crash at 3700 Parker Road about 3:50 a.m. today (April 25).
The identities of one male, 57, and one female victim, 30, are pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Vehicular Crimes Division Sergeant D. Rodriguez and Officer J. Crisler reported:
The male victim was driving a silver Dodge Charger eastbound at the above address when it is believed he fell asleep and failed to maintain a single lane. The vehicle crossed the westbound lanes of the roadway, went into a ditch, rolled and landed on its roof.
Paramedics pronounced the male driver and a female passenger deceased at the scene. A male passenger, 30, was transported to Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital with serious injuries.
The investigation is continuing.