Driver attempts to pass on shoulder, gets into crash on I-40

Updated: 05/30/2014 12:39 PM | Created: 05/30/2014 8:50 AM
By: Elizabeth Reed,

A driver was hospitalized with serious injuries early Friday after getting into a crash with a semi on I-40 eastbound at 6th Street.

The crash took place just after 3 a.m. According to police, the driver was attempting to pass on the shoulder just prior to the crash.

Police say the driver of the car is being investigated for alcohol and possibly drug use in relation to the incident.

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