HPD: Drunk woman aims car at group of people, 3 injured

Three people were injured after an alleged drunk driver plowed into a group of people at a party in the Fourth Ward Saturday night.

HOUSTON - An intoxicated woman was arrested after driving her car into a group of people and injuring three late Saturday night in the Fourth Ward. 

According to the Houston Police Department, the incident happened around 10:30 p.m. at an apartment complex on Skyline Vista at Bluebonnet Place Circle. 

Police said there was a group of people gathered outside the apartments for a party when someone assaulted the woman.

She then got into a silver sedan and drove into the group. 

Three people were injured, including a child. Police said one of the adults injured was dragged down the parking lot by the vehicle. 

While trying to leave the scene, the woman crashed into a parked pickup truck. Several people helped to hold the woman until police arrived. 

Upon arrival, police found the suspect to be intoxicated. She was arrested at the scene and faces multiple charges. 

At this time, the conditions of the victims are unknown. 

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