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Below normal temperatures in our forecast again tonight. Moisture levels will increase Thursday and Friday with a better coverage of showers and thunderstorms.
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Tonight.....Mostly clear with lows in the upper 60's ...
Driver crashes into vehicles at used car lot
SOUTH HOUSTON - by Andrew Horansky/KHOU 11 News and www.khou.com
Workers said a driver lost control and crashed into two utility poles overnight, damaging several vehicles at a sales lot in the City of South Houston.
The incident occurred around 1:30 a.m. Thursday along Spencer Highway and 5th Street.
Witnesses told police the driver skidded off the road at a high rate of speed, crashing into the parked vehicles and knocking down a utility pole.
Several of the vehicles were totaled and others were seriously damaged.
The driver, who suffered minor injuries, allegedly jumped out and ran from the scene. South Houston PD managed to track him down and took him into custody.
KHOU 11 viewers complained that drivers often speed up and down Spencer Highway.