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HOUSTON – Two males were killed after their car crashed into a light pole on the Beltway late Friday in east Houston, deputies said.

According to the Harris County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 11 p.m. near New Forest Glen.

Deputies said the driver attempted to go around a slower car and lost control of his vehicle.

Their car skidded sideways across all of the lanes and slammed into light pole on the concrete wall, deputies said.

Deputies said both males died at the scene of the accident.

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