Woman arrested after driving up elevated METRO tracks

A suspected drunk driver was arrested after driving her Escalade onto an elevated portion of a METRO rail track, police say.

METRO police and Houston police responded to scene at North Main and Hogan just before 1 a.m.

Normal tow trucks could not remove the Escalade so a heavy duty rotator had to the pick the vehicle off the tracks and bring it down to the street below.

The woman was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated.