Wrong-way driver arrested after head-on crash on Loop 1604

Crash occurred just before 1 a.m. near Babcock Road

SAN ANTONIO – A wrong-way driver was arrested after they crashed their pickup truck head-on into a sedan on Loop 1604 overnight, San Antonio police said.

The crash occurred just before 1 a.m. on Loop 1604 eastbound near the Babcock Road exit on the city’s Northwest Side.

According to police, the driver of the truck crashed into the car, pinning a woman inside.

Police said the driver of the truck was taken into custody and is charged with intoxication assault and unlawful carry of a firearm.

The woman inside the sedan was taken to University Hospital for her injuries. Her name and condition are not known.

Police did not did give a name or age of the man arrested.

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