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Happy Halloween everyone. Sunny skies for today with highs again in the low and mid 70's. High pressure will allow things to cool down quickly for trick or treaters. Temps tonight fall to the low and mid 40's. Sunny skies all weekend. Saturday and Sunday peak in the low and mid 60's.
PAFD: Driver freed after trapped in burning car following collision with house
PORT ARTHUR - Port Arthur Fire and Police are investigating an accident in which a driver crashed into the garage of a home and was briefly trapped after the pickup burst into flames. The driver's injuries aren't life threatening.
The vehicle struck the garage at about 8:30 a.m. Monday in the 3400 block of 24th Street near 8th Avenue.
The pickup traveled through a backyard and chain link fence before crashing into the garage.
First responders transported the driver to a hospital. They say his injuries aren't life threatening.
Police are investigating whether a medical condition was a factor or whether the driver may have been under the influence of a substance.