HOUSTON -- Police said a 27-year-old woman died after she rolled her SUV on the 610 Loop early Wednesday.

It happened just after 3 a.m., according to Houston TranStar.

Houston police said the woman was traveling westbound on I-10 East when she took the ramp to the 610 Loop northbound at a high rate of speed. Her white Ford Explorer rolled several times onto the loop s frontage road near the exit for Gellhorn.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The loop s northbound mainlanes were briefly shut down but have since reopened.

As of 6:45 a.m. TranStar reported that the East Loop northbound at I-10 still had one ramp lane blocked, and the North Loop westbound at Gellhorn had three frontage road lanes blocked.

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