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HOUSTON -- A 29-year-old woman was pronounced dead after she hit a tree and rolled her SUV in southeast Houston early Wednesday.

According to a statement released by the Houston Police Department, the crash occurred shortly after 2 a.m. in the 8700 block of Fuqua Street near Blackhawk Ridge.

HPD said the woman lost control of her Chevrolet Trailblazer for unknown reasons. The vehicle veered off the road, went through a wire fence, and then struck a tree, which turned the SUV upside down.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

There were no passengers, and there were no witnesses to the crash, police said. A passing motorist came across the wreckage and dialed 911.

The victim s identity was not released.

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