Driver slams Corvette into tree, 2 transported to hospital, officials say

By Megan Kennedy - Digital News Editor

HOUSTON - Two men were transported to an area hospital after being trapped inside a Corvette that crashed in west Houston.

Investigators said the driver veered off the road around 1 a.m. Saturday on South Gessner Road at Beverly Hill Street and slammed into a tree.

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Several firefighters had to rescue one of the men from the car.

Both were listed in fair condition at Southwest Memorial Hospital. 

Investigators are working to determine whether alcohol was a factor in the crash. 

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