Separate rollovers result in arrest, burning car

Published On: Oct 25 2012 12:32:22 PM CDT
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SAN ANTONIO -

Terrifying moments for a driver on Interstate 10 near Ralph Fair Road as emergency crews rushed to pull him from a burning car.

The car burst into flames a little after 2:30 a.m. on Thursday after rolling over in the median.

Crews were able to pull the driver to safety and take him to an area hospital.

He suffered some burns to his legs, but his official condition was not available.

Police are investigating the cause of the crash.

Separate rollover ends in arrest

A suspected drunken driver is now facing a very serious charge after a rollover on Interstate 35 Wednesday night.

Just before 11 p.m., that driver -- a 27-year-old man -- was in an SUV with a 41-year-old woman heading south on I-35 near North New Braunfels.

The two were in an argument, he lost control and rolled the SUV several times, police said.

The woman was ejected and taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center in critical condition.

The driver is expected to be OK, but is being charged with intoxication assault.