Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook:
Warmer-than-normal afternoons are the rule Saturday and Sunday with highs in the upper 80s to near 90! Rain holding off until the middle of next week.
HOUSTON (April 3, 2013)—A woman who wasn't licensed to drive died and her 10-year-old son was critically injured after she jumped into the driver’s seat of an SUV and drove the vehicle into the front of a furniture store in Houston, police said.
The incident happened after the man who was driving the SUV in which the woman and her son and daughter were riding stopped in a parking lot.
The man and the girl got out, but the 28-year-old woman, saying she wanted to learn to drive, hopped into the driver’s seat, released the brake and accelerated.
The SUV struck the front of a store and a parked vehicle.
The woman died at the scene.
Her name wasn’t immediately released.
She wasn’t wearing a seat belt, police said.