HOUSTON A person sleeping in their southwest Houston apartment is luckily to be alive after a driver crashed an SUV into their bedroom early Saturday, police said.

According to the Houston Police Department, a driver lost control and crashed his SUV into the apartment off West Sam Houston Parkway near Bissonnet around 2 a.m. The vehicle ended up in a bedroom where a person was sleeping.

Police said the apartment resident got a few cuts, but didn t need to go to the hospital.

Officers said the SUV driver was not drunk, but was given a ticket for failure to control speed.

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