Woman flees after crashing into vehicle
WACO -- A Waco woman is accused of fleeing the scene of a car accident that put one person in the hospital.
Around 2:00 Monday morning 34-year-old Veronica Diaz Cortez drove through a red light at 17th Street and Clay Avenue crashing into a Chevy Caprice.
The driver of the Caprice had to be taken to the hospital for minor injuries but Cortez drove off.
Police found and arrested her at her home on the 600 block of South 20th Street.
She is charged with intoxicated assault and failure to stop and render aid.