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Suspected drunken driver arrested in hit-and-run, police say

HOUSTON – A man faces charges for leaving the scene of an accident in north Houston.

Witnesses told police a speeding driver hit a truck on 45 near Shepherd Drive, and kept going.

The driver of the truck was taken to the hospital for a broken leg.

Firefighters who saw what happened called police.

The driver was stopped and arrested.

Police are testing him for driving under the influence.