Woman survives after Jeep slams into back of 18-wheeler, tearing off top

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SW HOUSTON -- A woman is lucky to be alive after she slammed into an 18-wheeler in SW Houston. The 25 year old female driver was in a Jeep when she slammed into the back of a big rig at Briarpark and Westheimer around 2:30 this morning.

The back of the big rig ripped off the top of the jeep and went right into the driver's seat. The driver had to be cut out of the Jeep.

The driver is in critical condition. No other injuries where reported.