A man who police suspect may have been drinking was driving the wrong way down Highway 90 at Loop 1604 this morning, when he slammed his pickup truck head on into a compact car, killing the driver, 1200 WOAI's Morgan Montalvo reports.
Police say the female driver was pronounced dead at the scene, and the male driver of the pickup is hospitalized.
It happened about 3:30 this morning, police say.
Police say the pickup driver had been driving on the wrong side of the road for some time.
No word on what charges will be filed against the pickup driver. He is undergoing a blood alcohol test at the hospital