Monday night in Houston on Tierwester at Drew, a woman drove up onto a sidewalk after an argument. Family members had reportedly tried to break up the argument and one of the women had tried to leave the fray. But one angry woman drove onto the sidewalk and struck a pedestrian and two parked cars. News reports say that the woman then tried to steal a wrecker, but the driver of the wrecker truck turned her out of his truck. Houston police arrested the woman at the scene. (Source: KTRK ABC 13, 7/2/13)
Reports do not mention how seriously the pedestrian was injured after being struck by the woman’s vehicle. The Houston pedestrian injury attorneys at Denena Points, PC hope that the woman on the sidewalk safely escaped without injury.
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