Pedestrian walking on sidewalk hit by out-of-control driver in southwest Houston

A pedestrian was hospitalized after being struck by an out-of-control driver in southwest Houston. (ABC-13)

April 14, 2014 4:46:00 AM PDT
A woman is facing charges after police say she ran over a pedestrian on a sidewalk in southwest Houston.

It happened overnight on South Braeswood near Gessner.

The woman was said to be driving at a high rate of speed, when she lost control of her car and hit the man. He was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.

Police say the woman may have been under the influence of drugs.