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HOUSTON — A car allegedly failed to stop before slamming into an 18-wheeler in Spring Branch Saturday morning.

Shortly after 3a.m., a semi was  crossing  Blankenship Drive onto Kempwood Drive when a car failed to stop.

When Houston police arrived, they found the car pinned under the big rig. The Houston Fire Department was then called to help free the two people from the wreckage.

The male driver and the female passenger were taken to the hospital with cuts and minor injuries in stable condition, according to police.

The driver of the 18-wheeler was not hurt.

HPD will investigate to determine if alcohol was involved.