UPDATE: Whitehouse ISD students, teacher injured in crash near Wharton

Published on Sunday, 13 April 2014 18:35 - Written by Staff KTYX CBS 19 reports

A Whitehouse teacher and two students were injured Saturday after being hit by a drunken driver.

The accident happened late Saturday night in Wharton, while the group was traveling home from Corpus Christi after a Career and Technical Education contest, according to a news release from the district.

On Sunday morning, West Erwin Church of Christ, announced during its service that church member and teacher Holly Mann was one of those injured, with broken legs, a broken pelvis and other injuries.

Several students and one teacher were transported to a Wharton hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries and have all since been treated and released. Two students and one faculty member were taken by care-flight to a Houston hospital and remained hospitalized as of Sunday morning, according to the district.

The district has notified all parents of students involved in the accident.