Illegal U-turn sends woman to hospital (w/video)
Jan. 11, 2014 at 10:01 p.m.
Updated Jan. 10, 2014 at 7:11 p.m.
Two vehicle accident sends one to hospital
An illegal U-turn in the 3200 bock of East Airline sent one driver to the hospital Saturday at about 1:30 p.m.
A 28-year-old Port Lavaca woman was transported to Citizens Medical Center after a two-car accident Saturday.
Elizabeth Martinez's injuries were not life-threatening, said a hospital spokesman.
Both vehicles were westbound in the 3200 block of East Airline Road about 1 p.m.
A white Mercury Marquis driven by 61-year-old Connie Kaspar made an illegal U-turn in the middle of the road, said Victoria police Sgt. Adam Rodriguez.
She hit a black Chevrolet Impala driven by Martinez.
Kaspar was issued a citation for making an unsafe turn.