Houston Resident Injured in Monday Accident

(Houston) – A Houston resident suffered minor injuries Monday afternoon after the vehicle she was driving ran off-road and hit a tree.

The accident happened at 3:40 PM on Forrest Drive, about a half-mile west of Houston, when the eastbound vehicle driven by 25-year-old Marissa Gilbert accelerated on a gravel roadway. The vehicle then lost traction and ran off-road before hitting a tree.

Gilbert was taken to Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston with minor injuries.