Police: Several hospitalized in drunk driving accident
POSTED: Friday, January 25, 2013 - 10:15am
UPDATED: Friday, January 25, 2013 - 10:16am
El Paso — Several people were hospitalized Friday morning after a driver makes a wrong turn and causes a crash. Police believe that driver was drunk.
Police say it all happened at 2:35 Friday morning morning. They say the 2 car accident happened when the driver of the convertible made a wrong turn - our cameras got there when that driver failed a field sobriety test.
Investigators say the driver was going westbound on north loop while the white SUV was going east bound on North Loop. The SUV had the right of way.
The passenger in the convertible had a cut on her head. The passengers in the SUV did not report any injuries at the scene, however they were transported to the hospital to be checked out.
It took a little more than an hour for officials to clear the scene.