Serious accident shut down Gulf Freeway for hours

An entire family is in the hospital after their car crashed in southeast Houston.

May 17, 2010 6:52:19 AM PDT
The Gulf Freeway was closed for several hours overnight after an accident that nearly killed a family. Police say the driver of a Honda Civic was speeding near the Cullen exit when he lost control and hit a concrete barrier. The vehicle rolled over several times. The driver, his wife, and a child were all taken to the hospital.

The wife and child are expected to be okay but the driver is in critical condition.