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Woman hit by suspected drunken driver

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HOUSTON – A woman is in the hospital after police say she was hit by a suspected drunken driver Thursday night.

It happened around 7:30 p.m. on Leawood near Bissonet.

Investigators say the driver hit the woman after hitting a curb and driving onto a grassy area.

The woman was taken to the hospital in serious condition, but is expected to be OK.

The driver was arrested on DWI charges.