Just before 11:30 p.m. Friday evening MCHD and New Caney Fire Department was dispatched to a major accident at Hayden Road and SH 242. When they arrived Patton Village was already on the scene.
MCHD transported both the female passenger and the male driver.
According to the female passenger. the two had been at a bar on FM 1314. As they drove east on SH 242 the male driver was on the cell phone. The female, thinking he was going to hit the guardrail grabbed the steering wheel. That’s when the vehicle went out of control crossing the westbound lanes and struck the guard rail.
Both were transported to Hermann Hospital in the Woodlands in stable condition.