LEAGUECITY, Texas -- The Gulf Freeway's northbound lanes were blocked overnight due to a fatal crash.

It occurred near League City Parkway shortly after 1 a.m., according to Houston TranStar.

The League City Police Department reported that two vehicles collided, killing a 20-year-old female driver.

According to the Galveston County Daily News, the woman who was killed was pregnant at the time. Her child did not survive the crash.

The male driver of the other vehicle involved in the accident was sent to the hospital with injuries.

The freeway reopened shortly after 5 a.m.

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