HOUSTON A driver in medical distress left the roadway and hit a landscaper before crashing into an apartment complex Monday in northwest Harris County.

It happened shortly after 11 a.m. at the Cypress Commons Apartments located in the 9700 block of Cypresswood Drive.

The driver apparently suffered a heart attack and crashed through a wrought iron fence where he hit a landscaper who was trimming the bushes, deputies said. The truck came to a stop after crashing into the corner wall of an apartment.

The person was transported to the hospital in critical condition, and the landscaper was transported in stable condition, deputies said.

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