HOUSTON – Police are investigating a fatal accident along the Hardy Toll Road that left one driver dead overnight.

According to the Houston Police Department it happened just before 1:30 a.m. Wednesday on the southbound Hardy Toll Road Access Road near Crosstimbers in north Houston.

Investigators said a male driver in a Toyota car was heading south on the access road when he failed to navigate a curve in the road approaching Crosstimbers.

The car went over the curb before hitting a barricade/fence, police said.

Police said the driver died in the crash. It is unknown how the driver lost control of the vehicle.

No immediate signs of alcohol were present, police said.

HPD is investigating a single vehicle MVA fatality on the southbound access road of the Hardy Tollway at Crosstimbers.