San Antonio driver flips car over train tracks, leaves hurt passenger

Car rolls over tracks at Loop 410 and Commercial Avenue; Passenger hospitalized

Author: Jenna Hiller, Reporter, jhiller@ksat.com
Published On: Feb 28 2013 07:35:37 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 28 2013 07:43:24 AM CST
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SAN ANTONIO -

A driver flipped his car over railroad tracks on the South Side, then fled the scene and left his passenger behind, San Antonio police said.

Investigators believe the driver missed the turnaround under Loop 410 and Commercial, and instead went straight off the road.

Officers arrived at the scene and saw the passenger still inside, but the driver was nowhere to be found.

The passenger was taken to the hospital, but police did not know the extent of that person's injuries.

Police searched for the driver with their Blue Eagle helicopter, but did not find anyone.

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