By CBS Baltimore Staff

LAUREL, Md. (WJZ) — A woman died early Thursday morning in a single-car crash in Laurel, Howard County Police said.

The crash happened shortly after 2:30 a.m. on Johns Hopkins Road near Gorman Road, according to the police department.

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Police said the woman’s car was heading east on Johns Hopkins when it veered from the road and struck a tree.

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The woman, whose identity wasn’t immediately released, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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There’s no word yet on the cause of the deadly crash.

CBS Baltimore Staff