Police: Woman arrested after crash

Published On: Dec 03 2012 07:58:43 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 03 2012 08:40:53 AM CST

A woman was after she lost control of her car and slammed into a sign and caused a water pipe break in southwest Houston, investigators said.

Houston police said driver was traveling southbound on Waugh Drive when she lost control of her car in the intersection of West Gray Street around 1 a.m. Monday.

After the crash, the driver ran on foot, detectives said. She was found a short time later.

The woman will face a charge of driving while intoxicated, police said. Her name has not been released.