Two hospitalized after driver runs red light, San Antonio police say

The crash happened at 10:26 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of Loop 1604 E and Nacogdoches Road

SAN ANTONIO – A woman and child were hospitalized in a crash after a driver ran a red light and fled the scene, said San Antonio police.

The crash happened at 10:26 p.m. Saturday in the 6900 block of Loop 1604 East.

Police said a driver in a Camaro was traveling eastbound in the 16600 block of Nacogdoches Road when they ignored a red light at the intersection and struck a Chrysler.

The driver of the Camaro abandoned the vehicle and fled the scene.

The 52-year-old woman and child inside the Chrysler were taken to an area hospital. They are reported to be in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries.

When found, the suspect will face a Failure to Stop and Render Aid charge.

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