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With rains progressing down in the Gulf, we've upped our rain coverage today to 40%. Highs will reach the lower 90's. Showers will continue on and off for tonight and spilling over into the morning hours on Saturday. Saturday sees a 70% coverage of showers with highs only reaching the mid and upper 80's. By Monday, Labor Day, we taper our rain ...
UPDATE: Two-year-old critically injured in Port Arthur crash
PORT ARTHUR- A 2-year old girl injured in an accident Friday night is in stable condition with head trauma.
Port Arthur Police said shortly before 9 p.m. Friday, the vehicle the girl was a passenger in was stopped at a red light at 39th St. in the 4000 block of Memorial Blvd. in the southbound lane. Police said a man driving a pick-up truck southbound didn't stop at the red light and hit the vehicle.
Officers said first responders took the 2-year old child to Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth. She was later taken to Texas Children's Hospital in Houston. Officers said the girl is in stable condition with head trauma.
Officers said the driver of the vehicle carrying the young girl was also treated at Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth.
Investigators said the driver of the pick-up truck was intoxicated and arrested for intoxication assault.
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PORT ARTHUR - A 2-year-old is in critical condition Friday night following a crash in Port Arthur. The child has been transported to Texas Children's Hospital in Houston.
The crash happened at about 9 p.m. at 39th and Memorial.
Investigators say one vehicle crashed into another vehicle that was carrying the 2-year-old child. Investigators say the child suffered a head injury.
The driver -- who crashed into the vehicle carrying the child -- was arrested on suspicion of DWI. Investigators say that driver may have also ran a red light, but the crash is still under investigation.