Driver critically injured after being pinned under rolled SUV on East Freeway

Driver critically injured after being pinned under rolled SUV on East Freeway

Credit: KHOU

The crash happened near Spur 330 around 3 a.m.

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by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on September 20, 2013 at 8:28 AM

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas -– Life Flight was called to a crash on the East Freeway early Friday morning after police said a driver rolled his SUV and ended up being pinned under the vehicle.

The crash happened near Spur 330 around 3 a.m.

Harris County Sheriff’s Deputies said the man was driving with his wife when he took the ramp from Spur 330 to the East Freeway at a high rate of speed. The SUV hit the concrete barrier and then rolled.

The male driver was partially trapped under the SUV and had to be freed. He was sent to the hospital in extremely critical condition, deputies said.

The man’s wife was not injured.

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