CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — CCPD believe a Tuesday night accident that sent one woman to the hospital may have been caused by speeding.

It happened around 8:45 at the intersection of Yorktown and Flour Bluff drive. Police say the woman was traveling Eastbound when she lost control of the car, sending it into a nearby ditch.

The woman was thrown from the vehicle. She was rushed to Bay Area Hospital with unknown injuries. Police are still investigating the cause of the accident.