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Metal door crashes right through windshield of car on Highway 249 in Texas

The driver was injured but those injuries aren't believed to be life-threatening.

HOUSTON — A person had a terrifying drive on Highway 249 on Friday, when a piece of metal smashed right through that driver’s windshield.

It happened a little after noon on the southbound lanes of 249 near Spring Cypress.  Police say a piece of metal flew off a passing dump truck and went right through the windshield of the driver's car.

The driver was injured, but those injures are not believed to be life-threatening.

The driver of the dump truck returned to the scene. At this point, we don't know if any citations were issued.

This is a breaking story. We’ll post additional information as we get it.