Man charged with intoxication manslaughter for early-morning crash in NW Harris County

Man charged with intoxication manslaughter for early-morning crash in NW Harris County

Credit: KHOU

The crash happened on Bammel N. Houston Road near Kleinbrook Drive around 1:30 a.m.

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on September 27, 2013 at 7:10 AM

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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas -– A man is facing a charge of intoxication manslaughter following a crash in northwest Harris County early Friday, deputies say.

The crash happened on Bammel N. Houston Road near Kleinbrook Drive around 1:30 a.m.

According to deputies with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, the driver of a Honda Accord was traveling eastbound when he ran a red light and hit a Nissan Maxima.

The female driver of the Maxima died at the scene. The male driver of the Honda Accord was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

Deputies said the man was intoxicated, and the district attorney’s office accepted criminal charges against him.

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