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HOUSTON - A man driving a pickup truck died Saturday morning after slamming into a minivan and then the inside wall of the highway.

Police responded around 12:15 a.m. to an accident at N. Sam Houston Pkwy over Hollister. The pickup truck driver was driving fast westbound and lost control.

The driver slammed into the back of a slower-moving Ford Minivan and then into the inside wall. The truck slid against the wall for about 100 yards.

The 29-year-old man died at the scene. He was not wearing a seatbelt.

The driver of the minivan was not hurt. Deputies are investigating whether alcohol was a factor.

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