A suspected drunk driver was hospitalized Friday after crashing into a pole.

Police say 26-year-old Sara Nicole Hernandez was trying to merge onto I-10 near Wurzbach at around 2:30 a.m. when she went over a guardrail and hit a TxDOT pole.

SAFD rescue crews were called to extract her from her Pontiac Sunfire.

According to the police report, when Hernandez was asked by EMShow the accident happened she responded, I'm probably really intoxicated.

Hernandez suffered a head injury and was taken to University Hospital in stable condition.

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