Alcohol suspected in serious wreck

December 14, 2009 4:33:36 AM PST
Police suspect alcohol played a role in an accident in southwest Houston overnight. It happened on Briar Forest near Hayes around 1am. Investigators say the driver of an SUV was going the wrong way when she hit a sedan head-on. Firefighters had to pull the driver of the sedan out of the wreckage. He's in critical condition.

The driver of the SUV suffered minor injuries. Police are looking into whether she had been drinking.