HOUSTON -- A driver suffered minor injuries when she struck the barrels at a divider on the West Loop at the Katy Freeway early Wednesday, police said.

It happened around 3:30 a.m.

Police said the crash occurred as the minivan took the southbound ramp from the West Loop to the Katy Freeway. The driver struck the barrels, and the van flipped.

Two young women crawled out of the wreckage as other motorists stopped to help.

The driver was sent to the hospital to get checked out. Her passenger was not injured.

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