Pedestrian struck by car on Southwest Freeway

HOUSTON This happened on the Southwest Freeway at Westpark. Police say a man was trying to run across the freeway when he was hit by a car. He's in critical condition.

Police arrested the driver, saying had been drinking. It will be up to the district attorney to decide whether she is charged.

The freeway had to be shut down for two hours as a result of the accident.

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