Houston police say a wrong-way driver crashed head-on into a vehicle on 610 West Loop. Authorities say the driver was seen driving a green Mustang, near the Galleria area at around 4.15am. According to police, he got onto the West Loop around Post Oak Boulevard, going the wrong direction. The driver then careened onto the northbound lanes of 610 going southbound.
Multiple calls were fielded by the police department during the incident. HPD officers finally apprehended the driver, but could not prevent an accident, which occurred at Bellaire Blvd, in the city of Bellaire. There was one male victim in the car he struck. Both drivers were transported to the hospital in stable condition. Police are now investigating whether the wrong way driver may have been drinking under the influence when the accident occurred.