Alcohol plays factor in late night crash

Impact cuts the car in half

Published On: Feb 02 2013 11:11:14 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 02 2013 10:46:41 AM CST
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Police believe alcohol is to blame for a accident that sent two people to the hospital.

It happened just before midnight on Interstate 10 near Huebner.

Police say a woman was speeding down the highway when she lost control, went over a median and struck the edge of a bridge.

The impact of the crash was so severe, the car was cut in half.

The driver was trapped inside for a short time and had to cut out of her car.

The woman, and a man who was also in the car were taken to University Hospital.

Their conditions are unknown.