Driver hospitalized after losing control on North Loop

the driver of the SUV was transported to the hospital and is expected to be OK.

November 3, 2011 7:42:33 AM PDT
The North 610 Loop is back open following an accident involving an 18-wheeler.

Police say it happened around 11:15pm when the driver of an SUV lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a guardrail on the Loop near the North Freeway. The driver of the 18-wheeler tried to avoid the accident, but ended up crashing into a guardrail as well. The big rig driver was not hurt, but the driver of the SUV ended up in the hospital.

Traffic on the North Loop was shut down for a couple hours, but has since reopened.