Driver flown to hospital after crashing into bayou

JERSEY VILLAGE, Texas - A man was flown to a hospital after his car crashed into a bayou in Jersey Village.

Harris County sheriff's deputies said a driver lost control on Senate near Jersey and crashed into White Oak Bayou on Wednesday afternoon.

Witnesses said the driver was speeding and traveling in the wrong lane.

The car did not land in the water, but it hit the embankment, investigators said.

The driver, a man in his mid 30s, was flown to Memorial Hermann Hospital in critical condition

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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