Minivan driver critically injured after rear-ending 18-wheeler

A minivan driver is in the hospital after a crash in southeast Houston.

HOUSTON – A driver is in the hospital after police said he lost control of his minivan and crashed into an 18-wheeler in southeast Houston Tuesday Morning.

Police said the driver was on Telephone Road and was not paying attention. He then rear-ended an 18-wheeler.

Police said the minivan driver was taken to the hospital and is listed in critical condition. The driver of the 18-wheeler was not hurt in the crash.