Three people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash in North Richland Hills on Saturday night and authorities believe alcohol might have played a factor in the crash.
North RIchland Hills spokeswoman Carissa Katekaru reported that just before 7 p.m. on Saturday, officers were dispatched to Iron Horse Blvd. and Meadowlake Drive where a major car crash had taken place. Officers arrived and found two vehicles involved in the collision. Firefighters from the North Richland Hills Fire-Rescue were dispatched to the scene and transported three people to hospitals in the area.
Katekaru reported that one person brought to the hospital suffered from life-threatening injuries.
During the investigation, police found that one adult male driver was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and booked into the North Richland Hills Joint Detention Center. Katekaru said the Iron Horse bridge and Iron Horse exit ramp was shut down for approximately two hours last night while police investigated the accident.
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Police have not released the names of the individuals involved in the crash at this time.