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Woman, child injured in suspected DWI crash

Suspected drunken driver crashes into SUV on Loop 1604 near Graytown Road and I-10

SAN ANTONIO – A woman and child were hospitalized following a crash on the Northeast Side.

According to police, a suspected drunk driver traveling in a black Chevy Avalanche was heading south on Loop 1604 from Graytown Road when he slammed into a car.

The impact caused the car to spiral out of control and crash into an SUV.

Police said the driver of the Avalanche fled the scene but only made it about 250 yards before he was taken into custody.

A woman and child traveling in the SUV were transported to North Central Baptist Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

A portion of Loop 1604 was shut down while officials investigated the crash.