Woman critical after Northwest Freeway rollover

The driver of this car is in critical condition after she lost control and hit the inside wall of the freeway. She then cut across several lanes before flipping the car on its side.

April 9, 2011 6:47:05 AM PDT
A woman is on life support after she lost control of her car in northwest Houston. Police say the woman was driving down Highway 290 when for some reason she lost control near Bingle Rd.

Her car hit the inside wall and cut across several lanes of the freeway before it flipped on its side.

According to investigators, the driver was ejected and was found lying in the roadway.

Officials said she was to taken to Northwest Memorial Hermann Hospital in critical condition, but then she was transported to Hermann Hospital downtown via Life Flight.

At last word, she was on life support.

The Houston Police Department has no witnesses, so they are still trying to piece together what happened. Officials said speed was a factor and they do not believe alcohol was involved.