SPRING, Texas – The woman wanted in connection with a hit-and-run accident that left a pregnant woman injured is now in custody, according to Harris County Precinct 4 Constable Mark Herman.
According to a news release, the accident happened Sunday around 12:30 p.m. on Cypresswood Drive near the Hardy Toll Road in the Spring area.
Constable deputies responded to the crash. When they arrived, they found that the at-fault driver had fled, leaving the injured people in the other vehicle behind, authorities said.
The occupants of the vehicle, one of whom was pregnant, were transported to a hospital. Authorities did not give an update on their condition.
Constable deputies said after searching, they were able to locate the accused driver of the at-fault vehicle and identified her as 31-year-old Amanda Wilson.
Wilson was found to be in possession of marijuana and a handgun, authorities said. She was arrested and charged with failure to stop and render aid and unlawfully carrying a weapon.
According to Herman, Wilson’s bond was set at $2,600. She is in the Harris County Jail as of this writing.