Man cracks windshield with head in suspected DWI crash near downtown San Antonio

Driver arrested for DWI, passenger expected to be OK

Published On: Jan 29 2013 09:01:52 AM CST
Broadway DWI crash
SAN ANTONIO -

A suspected drunk driver crashed into a utility pole early Tuesday morning near downtown San Antonio and her passenger cracked the car's windshield with his head, police say.

San Antonio police responded to the crash around 3 a.m. at Broadway Avenue and Mulberry Street.

The impact knocked down a traffic light, but was not enough to snap the pole, investigators said. 

The driver was arrested on suspicion of  DWI. Police said her passenger was not seriously injured despite hitting his head on the windshield and leaving a hole behind.

Broadway DWI driver